Shaquille O'Neal is the Chief Fun Officer at Carnival
Have you heard the one about Shaquille O'Neal and the "Big Chicken"?
Carnival Cruise Line has announced that the Carnival Radiance will be the first cruise ship to feature "Big Chicken," a seagoing version of a new restaurant created by Carnival's Chief Fun Officer, NBA Hall of Famer Shaquille O'Neal.
"As Chief Fun Officer, I want to bring even more fun to every aspect of a Carnival cruise, including what guests eat," Shaquille O'Neal shared. "Big Chicken has been a dream of mine and now that our land-based restaurant is open, it's only natural to bring it to sea, as well. I'm really excited that Carnival Radiance guests will be able to enjoy my own delicious creations alongside all the other great food offerings on boa
Sony has finished up its acquisition of EMI Music Publishing. The news was discovered in a filing with the SEC Wednesday. The merger is expected to give Sony nearly $1.3 billion in revenue.
News of the deal comes about three weeks after the EU Commission gave the deal regulatory approval.
However, back in 2012, Sony and other investors acquired EMI Music Publishing for $2.2 billion dollars. To finish the outright ownership deal that was valued at $4.75 billion dollars, Sony paid about $2.3 billion to buy out the other investor groups.
To get the deal done, Sony paid $287.5 million to the Jackson estate for its nearly 10 percent share. Sony also agreed to assume $1.359 billion in debt. According to the SEC filing,