CNN Cofounder Wussler Has an Idea


Cable News Network cofounder and former CBS president Robert J. Wussler has joined Idea Sports Entertainment Group Inc. as a special consultant.

Wussler helped to launch CNN with former Time Warner Inc. vice chairman and Turner Broadcasting System Inc. chairman Ted Turner, joining Turner in 1980.

Idea described itself as “a sports- and entertainment-marketing and management company dedicated to developing undervalued sports and entertainment properties and discovering niche opportunities to serve underdeveloped market segments.”