Comcast, Verizon Might Peek at RCN

Farrell, Mike
November 2006
Multichannel News;11/20/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 46, p8
The article reports on the interest of high-profile companies Verizon Communications and Comcast to acquire cable and telephone overbuilder RCN in the U.S. Verizon executive director of media relations Bob Varettoni declined to comment and executives close to Comcast also deny that a bid for RCN has been made. Other cable executives have said that if Comcast has made a bid, it would be either to gent a peek at RCN's books or to keep the properties out of Verizon's hands.


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