Turner Ups Exec Trio; 18-Year Vet Lazarus Exits

Moss, Linda
January 2008
Multichannel News;1/21/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p17
The article announces the reorganization at the Turner Broadcasting System. The company promoted three of its top executives which include Steve Koonin, David Levy and Stuart Snyder wherein they will head Turner divisions with expanded duties. Meanwhile, Mark Lazarus left his post as president of the Turner Entertainment Group.


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