Arick Wierson

  • Columns

    May 4, 2010

    The City's TV Station Is All Bloomberg, All The Time

    NYC Media, making Mayor Bloomberg's home movies

  • Columns

    February 23, 2010

    The Bloomberg Employment Agency

    Amid fiscal woes, jobs for pals (qualified or not)

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2010

    Bloomberg's NYC-TV Boss to Pay $5K Fine

    City conflict of interest officials yesterday rendered their verdict on the misdeeds of the former top executive at the city's own television station. The penalty for ex-NYC TV general manager Arick Wierson who copped to using city workers for his many personal computer needs and heavily co-minglin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2009

    Second Guilty Plea in NYC-TV Scam

    A private film maker stood up in a near-deserted federal courtroom in Manhattan this morning to plead guilty to stealing tens of thousands of dollars in ad revenue that should have gone to the city. Vincent Taylor, 50, pled to a single count of wire fraud before federal District Judge Harold Baer. T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2009

    Former NYC-TV Aide Cops a Plea

    ​Trevor Scotland, former chief operating officer of NYC TV, the city television station so heavily boosted by Mayor Bloomberg, showed up in federal court yesterday to plead guilty to stealing tens of thousands in ad revenue from the station. Scotland, 39, looked every bit as dapper as he did ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Guilty Plea Expected By Ex-Bloomberg City TV Exec

    ​A former top exec at the city's television station is expected to plead guilty this afternoon to looting some $60,000 in ad revenues due the city. It's hardly the biggest ripoff by a municipal employee, but what makes Trevor Scotland's appearance today a 'matter of interest' - as the Manhatta ... More >>

  • News

    August 4, 2009

    Inside the Mayor's Studio: NYC-TV's Secrets of New York

    The many scams of Bloomberg's hip TV execs