TITLE

Vision

AUTHOR(S)
Baumgartner, Jeff
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
CED;Jan2005, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a new management and a new Chief Telecommunications Officer Marwan Fawaz, at Adelphia Inc., who moved ahead on a daunting turnaround project. Led by Fawaz, Adelphia's engineering efforts have become more than a story about a technical facelift. Those efforts have also helped to restore the image for an MSO in desperate need of a makeover, and the successes so far have only underscored the foresight Adelphia had in hiring Fawaz to help get that job done. Armed with a technical and operations background spanning more than two decades, Fawaz is now acknowledged as a top industry engineer and as a visionary, a tough combination to find.
ACCESSION #
15529210

 

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