Charter Sells Systems for $896 Million
- Cebridge Triples Size. Farrell, Mike // Multichannel News;11/7/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 46, p39
Reports on Saint Louis, Missouri-based small market cable company Cebridge Connections which won an auction to buy subscribers from Cox Communications Inc. in 2005. Estimated value of the deal; Views of Cebridge head Jerry Kent on the success of the company in the auction; Background on the...
- Cebridge's New Identity No Sudden Choice. Farrell, Mike // Multichannel News;4/24/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 17, p6
Reports on the decision of Jerry Kent, CEO of Cebridge Connections, to rebrand his company to become Suddenlink Communications in 2006. Selection of branding agency Landor Associates for the selection of the corporate name of Cebridge; Remarks from Cebridge spokesman Pete Abel on the corporate...
- I WANT MY CABLE TV. J.M.H. // Broadcasting & Cable;11/19/2001, Vol. 131 Issue 48, p4
Reports on the postemployment benefits received by Jerry Kent from Charter Communications in the United States. Agreement on free cable service without charge; Implication of agreement for Kent; Total cash bonus.
- CHARTER'S LOSS. Farrell, Mike // Multichannel News;10/1/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 40, p1
Reports the decision of Charter Communications Inc. president and chief executive officer Jerry Kent not to continue his contract with the company. Overview of Kent's impressive track record; Disagreement between Kent and Charter chairman Paul Allen; Decrease of the stock price after Kent's...
- Jerry Kent. Barthold, Jim // Telephony;06/04/2001, Vol. 240 Issue 23, p146
Focuses on the business operations of the telecommunication company Charter Communications as of June 2001. Views of chief executive officer Jerry Kent on the entry of the company into the Internet telephony market; Number of acquisitions as of June 4, 2001; Views on the technology advantage of...
- Top Powell Aide Boos Sports-Net Regulations. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;7/23/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 30, p110
Reports on Charter Communications Inc. chief executive officer Jerry Kent's support for regulations that would mandate carriage for those networks that hold contracts with sports leagues that jointly sell television rights. Prevention of wider examination of cable-regulatory issues.
- CABLE GUY'S RESIGNATION RATTLES CHARTER'S FOUNDATION. Barthold, Jim // Telephony;10/8/2001, Vol. 241 Issue 15, p30
Reports the resignation of executive Jerry Kent from the Charter Communications, and its impact on the company. Issues posed by Kent's resignation; Reasons of Kent for resigning. INSET: CHARTER TAKES HSA IN-HOUSE.
- Owner charts new course for Marcus Cable. Shepherd, Shawn // Business Press;11/20/98, Vol. 11 Issue 28, p1
Focuses on Charter Communications co-founder and president Jerry Kent effort to chart a different course for cable company Marcus Cable. Commitment to customer service at top of agenda for financially-troubled cable company; Billing and service problems plaguing the local cable system;...
- Nathanson goes back to work. Higgins, John M. // Broadcasting & Cable;10/1/2001, Vol. 131 Issue 41, p16
Reports the replacement of Jerry Kent by Marc Nathanson as chairman of Charter Communications. Partnership with shareholder Paul Allen and financial lieutenant Bill Savoy; Personality clash between Kent, Allen and Savoy; Sale of Kent's shares.