TITLE

Kaplan: No purge looms for MSNBC

AUTHOR(S)
McClintock, Pamela
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;2/18/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 38, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the hiring of Rick Kaplan as president of MSNBC. Role of NBC news president Neal Shapiro in pursuing Kaplan; Career at CNN U.S. operations; Reaction of Kaplan to his reputation of being difficult and aggressive; Role of outgoing MSNBC president Erik Sorenson when Kaplan assumes the position.
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12327114

 

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