TITLE

Small-Town MSO Suddenlink Thinks Big

AUTHOR(S)
Farrll, Mike
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Multichannel News;6/13/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 24, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on cable veteran Jerry Kent and his small-town multiple system operator (MSO) Suddenlink Communications in California. Accordingly, Kent has closed his biggest deal with the 2.6 billion dollars purchase of Cox Communications Inc.'s subscribers. It adds that Suddenlink has landed into MSO's number seven spot through the magic of industry consolidation.
ACCESSION #
62972342

 

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