What a Busy Week At Excite@Home

Baumgartner, Jeff
June 2001
Multichannel News;6/11/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 24, p167
Reports business activities of Excite@Home Corp in the United States. Appointment of chief operation officer; Plans to shut down European operations; Agreements between the company and Cox Communication and Comcast Corp.


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