Gaither Exits TV One

Umstead, R. Thomas
July 2005
Multichannel News;7/25/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 30, p62
Reports on the resignation of Lee Gaither, TV One executive vice president of programming and production, as of July 2005. Reason for the decision of Gaither to leave the company; Contributions of Gaither to the company; Remarks from TV One president Johnathan Rodgers regarding the plans to change the lifestyle programming of the cable television network into entertainment programming.


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