Verizon CEO Says Cable TV's at Risk

Spangler, Todd
September 2010
Multichannel News;9/27/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 36, p41
The article reports on the observation of Verizon Communications Inc. chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) Ivan Seidenberg on the threat posed by Internet-delivered video on cable television (TV) in the U.S.


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