Former cable engineering executive Thomas Gillett has signed on to be senior
vice president, corporate development and strategy at Qwest Communications
Gillett most recently was founding CEO and chairman of Digital Broadband
Communications Inc. He has also held positions at Brooks Fiber Properties Inc.,
Cable Television Laboratories Inc., GTE Corp., AT&T Corp. and MetroNet.
Gillett will report to Qwest chief financial officer Oren Shaffer.
Separately, Liberty Livewire Media Group named Bill Humphrey president.
The media group offers programmers content-distribution, DVD-manufacturing,
vaulting, media-asset-management, studio and syndication services.
Humphrey is a veteran of Sony Pictures Entertainment and Turner Broadcasting