Media: Chatter

"I am convinced that the mix of free and pay is the best way to get something that's sustainable." - Jeff Henry, the chief executive of ITV Consumer, on ITV's plans to charge for programming on the internet

"It does make me smile that Rupert Murdoch should decree the future is not in newspapers and suddenly realise the attraction of the bond between magazines and their readers." - Jackie Newcombe, the managing director of IPC SouthBank, on News International's attempts to enter the women's magazine market

"I think our industry would be better if we had more holding company chief executives like John Wren and less like Martin Sorrell." - Ron Berger, the outgoing head of the American Association of Advertising Agencies, criticises the WPP chief executive, Sir Martin Sorrell, for being overly focused on shareholders and analysts instead of agencies and staff.