Adelphia Execs Cash In

Farrell, Mike
August 2006
Multichannel News;8/7/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 31, p6
The article reports on the salaries of the former top executives of Adelphia Communications Corp. resulting from their employment agreements and the successful sale of the cable operator. Chairman and CEO William Schleyer and president and COO Ron Cooper gains 25.5 million U.S. dollars. The sixth-largest cable operator in the U.S. will have released about 56.7 million U.S. dollars in salaries, bonuses and special awards to its top five managers since they joined in 2003.


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