CNBC's Power Lunch - 5/12/16

Charles weighs in on the current state of retail.

Bloomberg TV - 4/13/16

Charles discusses current retail and consumer trends.

Charles on CNBC's Power Lunch - 12/2/15

Charles appeared on CNBC's Power Lunch to talk about latest news and retail holiday sales.

Charles on CNBC's Nightly Business Report - 11/25/15

Charles' appearance on CNBC's Nightly Business Report, which aired on PBS. In the piece, Charles comments on the brand power of the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade.

Charles on MSNBC's Morning Joe - 11/21/15

Charles appeared on MSNBC's Morning Joe to discuss presidential candidates and their personal brands.

Charles on CNBC's Power Lunch - 11/20/15

Charles appeared on CNBC's Power Lunch to comment on latest market news.

Charles Koppelman's C.A.K. Entertainment Signs New Client Grant Cardone

Firm to Expand Brand Presence of Best-Selling Author, TV Host and Sales Expert

NEW YORK, N.Y. (June 16, 2015) - Charles Koppelman's C.A.K. Entertainment, Inc., a leading brand development and advisory firm, is pleased to announce that it has added international business and sales expert Grant Cardone to its client roster.


C.A.K. Entertainment Signs Monet's Palate as its Newest Client

Plans to Extend Brand Beyond Popular Film, Cookbook

NEW YORK, N.Y. (May 11, 2015) - Charles Koppelman's C.A.K. Entertainment, Inc., a leading brand development and advisory firm, is pleased to announce that it has signed Monet's Palate, Inc., as its newest client.

C.A.K. Entertainment will create and manage global brand development opportunities for Aileen Bordman, Monet's Palate creator and President, as she branches into the home and garden, lifestyle, entertainment and culinary markets.


Charles Koppelman's C.A.K. Entertainment Launches Successful Partnership Between Wendy Williams, Home Shopping Network

Daytime Talk Show Host's Fashion Collection Hits Home Run on Cable's HSN Thanks to Leading Entertainment Industry Brand-Builder

NEW YORK, N.Y. (April 8, 2015) - Wendy Williams, one of America's favorite daytime talk show hosts, hit a home run March 28, successfully launching her exclusive new fashion collection during a four-hour appearance on Home Shopping Network (HSN). Williams' debut attracted a record number of new customers to HSN.


Velocity and Discovery Channel Named Exclusive Television Homes of Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions

Velocity and Discovery Channel to Broadcast More Than 100 Hours of Live Coverage and Bring Barrett-Jackson to Audiences Worldwide

NEW YORK, N.Y. (April 3, 2014) - Velocity, Discovery Channel and The Barrett-Jackson Auction Company announced today that the networks will serve as the exclusive television homes of BARRETT-JACKSON, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, beginning in January 2015. Velocity and Discovery Channel will broadcast more than 100 hours of live coverage of BARRETT-JACKSON auctions in Scottsdale, Ariz., Palm Beach, Fla., Reno Tahoe, Nev. and Las Vegas, Nev. Also as part of the agreement, BARRETT-JACKSON will air globally on Discovery Networks International, which reaches more than 1.6 billion cumulative subscribers in 224 countries and territories.


Playboy Enters Strategic Partnership with Global Superstar

Plans to Extend Brand Beyond Popular Film, Cookbook

Playboy Enterprises Announces They Have Entered Into a Strategic Partnership With Global Superstar Pitbull (aka Armando Christian Perez).

LOS ANGELES, C.A. (March 24, 2014) - Playboy Enterprises, Inc. announced today that the company has entered into a strategic partnership with global music superstar Pitbull. The relationship, designed as a creative cross-pollination between the worlds of Pitbull and Playboy, will feature a variety of content, experience, and product-related initiatives. The first example is the upcoming video supporting the performer's new hit single "Wild Wild Love," featuring G.R.L., which was shot at the legendary PlayboyMansion in Holmby Hills, California earlier this month.


Nicki Minaj is in The Myx! Partners with New Moscato Wine Beverage: Myx Fusions

Nicki Minaj Is the New Face and Part Owner of Myx Fusions moscato - #GetIntheMyx.

NEW YORK, N.Y. (June 5, 2013) - Myx Fusions, the fruit-infused, single serve moscato wine beverage, announces a partnership with Nicki Minaj today. The pop superstar is not only a part owner of the brand but will also be the face of the new distinctively bottled, ready to drink moscato as it expands in the U.S. market and abroad. Myx Fusions will launch a fully integrated marketing campaign that will include print, radio and television as well as exclusive events and social media messaging.


Adam Levine and Nicki Minaj to Develop Exclusive Apparel and Accessories Collections with Kmart & SHOP YOUR WAY

Launch of two new celebrity brands will occur at Kmart and and will be enhanced with unique social experiences online, via mobile, and in-store

HOFFMAN ESTATES, I.L. (Jan. 8, 2013) - Adam Levine and Nicki Minaj announced new long-term relationships with Sears Holdings today. Each superstar, in conjunction with Kmart and the social shopping platform, will launch a multi-department lifestyle brand. The superstars will each develop apparel and accessories collections available exclusively at select Kmartlocations and on beginning in 2013.


Kohl's Department Stores will Launch an Industry-First Lifestyle Brand with Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony

Building on Kohl's exclusive and private brand strategy, Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony collections will launch exclusively in Kohl's stores nationwide

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis., (Nov. 18, 2010) - Kohl's Department Stores (NYSE: KSS) and Music Entertainment Sports Holdings (MESH), a division of LF USA, today announced its plans to launch two multi-department contemporary lifestyle brands with globally-recognized entertainers Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony, the first celebrity couple to simultaneously design collections for one retailer. Kohl's will be the exclusive provider and marketer in the United States of all Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony apparel, accessories and other merchandise, which will be available in Kohl's stores nationwide and beginning Fall 2011..


NEWSWEEK - Sept. 26, 2005

A Breakout Act

For decades, Charles Koppelman has worked showbiz magic behind the scenes. Now, with Martha, he's going prime time.


HITMAKERS - Jan. 7, 2000

An Exclusive Interview with Charles Koppelman

He has long been one of music's most successful entrepreneurs. Now, find out how Charles Koppelman is putting his Midas touch to work in the world of online sports.


FORBES - Sept. 25, 1995

1995's 40 Top-Money Entertainers

All you need is love...and money



The Art of Listening

Charles Koppelman Finds Music That Everyone Likes to Hear


NEW YORK MAGAZINE - May 18, 1992

Charles In Charge

After 33 Years of Hits and Misses, Music's New Mr. Big Gets Into the Groove


FORBES - Sept. 30, 1991

"What's Not To Love?”

Ever Wonder Why the Record Business Makes So Many People So Rich?


THE GAVIN REPORT - Oct. 26, 1990

Charles Koppelman - Music Man

The Benevolent Chairman of a Musical Empire