TITLE

Media Veterans Tapped for Gore's Net

AUTHOR(S)
Moss, Linda
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Multichannel News;11/1/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 44, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the selection of Cable News Network and The Walt Disney Co. veteran David Neuman and former magazine publisher Anne Zehren by former U.S. vice president and chairman of INdTV Al Gore for key posts at Newsworld International (NWI) in the U.S. Plan of Gore regarding the rebranding and relaunch of his cable television network; Career background of Neuman and Zehren; Views of Joel Hyatt, CEO of INdTV, on the capabilities of the two executives.
ACCESSION #
14966546

 

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