TITLE

Rocco Wants Privacy

AUTHOR(S)
Farrell, Mike
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Multichannel News;6/7/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 23, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the move of Rocco Commisso, chairman and chief executive officer of Mediacom Communications Corp., on taking his cable company private for 6 dollar per share. It provides an overview of the educational and job experiences of Commisso before he reaches his success. It also examines the challenges faced by Mediacom and other companies particularly on the stock prices. Furthermore, the basic data and the shares of Mediacom are also presented.
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