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Upbeat Cable Show ’09 on Tap
Like most conventions this year, Cable Show ’09, which kicks off Wednesday in Washington, is bracing for a big drop in attendance...

Pointing the Way to Progress
A strong visionary with remarkable finesse—that consensus pretty well sums up TelevisionWeek’s 2009 Cable Executive of the Year, National Cable & Telecommunications Association President-CEO Kyle McSlarrow...

Moving on to a New Round of Challenges
On March 1, 2005, when former Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Energy Kyle McSlarrow began his tenure as president and CEO of the National Cable & Telecommunications Association, he could hardly have picked a more challenging time to enter the cable picture...

Testimonial: Char Beales
Kyle McSlarrow is a consummate connector, collaborator and communicator. When I first met him four years ago, like so many people new to the cable business, he asked, “Why doesn’t cable tell its story?” I responded that we just needed more singers in the chorus and invited him to join the choir...

Testimonial: Decker Anstrom
It takes a special person to be an industry’s chief representative in Washington, D.C., today. Policy-making has become a 24/7 business, with legislative and regulatory developments springing from early breakfasts to late-night text messages—and news breaking around the clock, from bloggers to cable news correspondents...

Vanguard Awards: Focused on Customers
Each year at the Cable Show, the National Cable and Telecommunications Association presents its Vanguard Awards, recognizing industry leaders who excel both in business and in personal commitment to their colleagues. Nomi Bergman, president of Bright House Networks—the nation’s sixth-largest cable television provider—has been honored with the 2009 Distinguished Vanguard Award for Leadership (Woman)...

Vanguard Awards: Delivering Valuable Service
The recipient of the National Cable & Telecommunications Association’s 2009 Distinguished Vanguard Award for Leadership (Man) is one of the cable industry’s most successful executives, Rocco Commisso, chairman and CEO of Mediacom Communications Corp...

Vanguard Awards: Honoring Leading Executives in Cable
Recipients pave the way in branding, technology and community relations...