Powell Picks Ferree for Cable Bureau

Hearn, Ted
May 2001
Multichannel News;5/21/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 21, p14
Reports the appointment of attorney W. Kenneth Ferree as chief of the Cable Services Bureau (CSB) in the United States. Resignation of CSB chief Deborah Lathen; Career background of Ferree; Issues related to cable, broadcasting and direct broadcast satellite; Achievements of Ferree.


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