Even Sesame Street is not immune to economic woes. Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit organization behing the long running children’s show, laid off around 30 employees yesterday, Deadline Hollywood reported.
“We at Sesame Workshop are not immune to the challenges of today’s economic environment. After careful review, we have concluded that we must operate, and achieve our strategic priorities with fewer resources,” CEO H. Melvin Ming said in a staff email yesterday afternoon. ”Therefore, we have reluctantly determined that we must reduce our workforce by approximately 10 percent.” Read More