TITLE

Robbins Steers the Good Ship Cox

AUTHOR(S)
Farrell, Mike
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;11/19/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 47, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Presents an interview with Cox Communications Inc. chief executive officer Jim Robbins in the United States. Career background of Robbins; Reaction on the merging of EchoStar Communications Corp. (ECC) and DirectTV Inc.; Views of Robbins on the impact of the ECC and DirectTV merging on the cable operators.
ACCESSION #
5563503

 

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