TITLE

Bresnan Bids on Systems

AUTHOR(S)
Farrell, Mike
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;03/05/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on cable television mogul Bill Bresnan's confirmation of his bid for a group of multisystem operators that AT&T Broadband sold to Mediacom Communications Corp. Bresnan's sale of his systems to Charter Communications Inc. in July 1999; Investors' perception of cable as a virtually recession-proof sector.
ACCESSION #
4168803

 

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