TITLE

Sling TV: Not Just for Cord-Cutters

AUTHOR(S)
Baumgartner, Jeff
PUB. DATE
May 2015
SOURCE
Broadcasting & Cable;5/4/2015, Vol. 145 Issue 17, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Sling TV chief executive officer (CEO) Roger Lynch is presented. Topics covered include the lessons that he has learned with Sling TV being available nationally in the U.S. for more than two months, the typical profile for a Sling TV subscriber, and how has the service being marketed to consumers.
ACCESSION #
102597290

 

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