Tag Archives: Philippe Dauman

Day One Opening General Session — Hip Hip Hooray

Anyone who has watched any CEO-centric General Session over the years knows that as men (and occasionally women) running companies that are, more often than not, publicly traded , there’s not a whole lot of time spent taking the gloves off and — if you’ll excuse the mixed metaphor — lobbing hand-grenades. Given that, there was […]

The Cable Show 2011 Kicks Off

The Cable Show 2011  has kicked off at McCormick Place in Chicago.  The three day gathering of cable’s operators, programmers, and vendors showcases the advancement of the industry that brings telephony, entertainment and high-speed broadband access to America. Mayor Rahm Emanuel opened with a warm welcome and joked that he would like to apologize, on […]

The Cable Show's Opening Panel Session

Yesterday’s opening session of The Cable Show 2010 featured a line up of cable heavy hitters in free-flowing discussion across a wide variety of topics.  Starting with the FCC’s recent decision to pursue reclassification of ISPs under Title II, moderator Tyler Mathisen questioned the CEOs about regulations, business models, consumer interests, and the future. When […]

Still more Show coverage

I’ll try to keep posting these links, because there was quite a bit of information that came out of The Cable Show this past week. If you couldn’t make, check out what you missed – and then don’t make that mistake next year! Interview: Philippe Dauman, CEO, Viacom: ‘Some Models Sound Great, Don’t Work Well’ […]