January 2006
Multichannel News;1/9/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p33
The article presents updates related to the telecommunication industry as of January 9, 2006. Harron Communications Corp. announced the promotions of Joel Cohen to chairman and James Bruder Jr. to president. SkyTerra Communications Inc.'s subsidiary, Hughes Communications Inc., completed a deal to buy the remaining 50% of Hughes Network Systems LLC from DirecTV Group Inc. Comcast Corp. was named one of America's Top 50 corporations for multicultural business opportunities in 2005 by DiversityBusiness.com.


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