THEN: President, affiliate sales/marketing, MTV Networks
NOW: As much a distribution diva as ever.
NEXT: Keep TNN affiliates in line as network changes focus from general-entertainment fare to men's programming.
THEN: Operations VP, Cox Communications Inc.
NOW: Continuing to plug away at the only company she's ever worked for.
NEXT: Clear the way for Cox to offer video-on-demand, high-definition TV and more advanced services in her Midwest territory.
THEN: VP/General Manager, subscriber network services, Scientific-Atlanta Inc.
NOW: Same spot, same mission of getting system customers well-heeled in digital channel and application deployments.
NEXT: Drive more services down those deployments, including interactive TV, personal video recording and home networking.
THEN: President, Liberty Media International
NOW: Still at her job—crafting more opportunities for Liberty abroad.
NEXT: Bring those prospects home.
THEN: Senior VP, AT&T Broadband
NOW: Left when AT&T Comcast merger was completed last November.
NEXT: Building a house in Steamboats Springs, Colo. As for new cable role: stay tuned.
THEN: Executive VP/worldwide marketing, Crown Media Holdings Inc.
NOW: This master marketer remains at Crown.
NEXT: Help push Crown-owned Hallmark Channel past the 50-million household plateau with expanded original programming, and launch a digital service or two.
THEN: Executive VP/original programming, Home Box Office
NOW: Twenty-four years of HBO documentary/family programming output and counting.
NEXT: Another round of America Undercover
segments and assorted other documentaries.
THEN: Executive VP/general manager, The History Channel
NOW: Executive VP/general manager, A&E Network, after trading places with Dan Davids last fall.
NEXT: Reverse A&E's 2002 rating slump; come up with the post-Biography
THEN: President/CEO, CNBC
NOW: Unchanged, in stock market parlance.
NEXT: Make financial news the buzz more cable viewers can't live without again.
THEN: Senior Industry Affairs VP/chief administrative officer, National Cable & Telecommunications Association
NOW: Where else?
NEXT: Give Chicago an NCTA show to remember it by this June—the last one in the Windy City until at least 2008.