Ellis Joins NCTA's Vanguard


Leslie Ellis, the Multichannel News columnist (seen with A&E Television Networks CEO Nick Davatzes), received a Vanguard Award on April 4 at the National Show in San Francisco. Others honored: AETN president Abbe Raven; Landmark Communications COO Decker Anstrom; Advance/Newhouse Communications president Steve Miron; ESPN president George Bodenheimer; TV One CEO Johnathan Rodgers; Cablevision Systems executive VP Wilt Hildenbrand; Cox Communications VP Steve Rizley; Time Warner Cable executive VP Barry Rosenblum; Comcast Corp. executive VP David Cohen and Discovery Networks U.S. senior VP Lori McFarling.