CTAM Announces Officers, Board


The Cable & Telecommunications Association for Marketing announced its 2007 officers and new members of its board of directors.

The 2007 officers are:

• Chair: Joe Rooney, senior vice president, marketing, Cox Communications;

• Vice chair: Sean R.H. Bratches, executive VP, sales and marketing, ESPN;

• Secretary: Sam Howe, executive VP and chief marketing officer, Time Warner Cable;

• Treasurer: Eric Kessler, president, sales and marketing, HBO; and

• Immediate past chair: David N. Watson, executive VP, operations, Comcast.

CTAM’s newly elected directors are:

• Bill Goodwyn, president, affiliate sales and marketing, Discovery Networks;

• Andy Heller, president, domestic distribution, Turner Broadcasting System; and

• Wonya Lucas, general manager, The Weather Channel.

The CTAM Educational Foundation also announced its 2007 officers:

• Chair: Heller;

• Vice chair: Dinesh Jain, president and chief operating officer, Insight Communications; and

• Secretary/treasurer: Char Beales, CEO, CTAM.