Maverick Plays and Wins by Its Own Rules

Farrell, Mike
September 2007
Multichannel News;9/24/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 38, p42
The article reports on the growth of Verizon Communications' FiOS voice, video and data service. Cablevision Systems chief operating officer Tom Rutledge comments on the threat posed by Verizon when it was beginning to roll out its FiOS. Rutledge refuses to discuss Verizon's impact, but in a September 13, 2007 Securities and Exchange Commission filing, the cable company has estimated that FiOS has reached 1.08 million homes as of August 1, 2007. INSETS: 'Cash. Lots of Cash';Taking Stock.


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