Chart - Global Entertainment & Media Companies' Use Of Social Media

Ernst & Young surveyed CEOs from global entertainment and media companies for a September 2012 study on digital growth and found that while social media has a solid position within these companies, many CEOs are more bullish on mobile and tablets for future growth.

When asked about the role social media plays within their companies, 84% of respondents said it allowed them to connect with customers, while 69% said social was a tool to build audiences. Additionally, 63% highlighted how social helped with brand building and 50% said it served as a distribution platform or channel, and also as a source of revenue. Read the rest at eMarketer.