The Cable Center announced the election of three new members to its board of
directors: James Chiddix, president of AOL Time Warner Inc.'s Interactive
Personal Video Group; James Duratz of the Barco-Duratz Foundation; and David
Zaslav, president of NBC Cable Networks.
They join a board chaired by
Bresnan Communications president Bill Bresnan and comprised of more than 40
cable and telecommunications executives.
"We ask the members of our board of directors to take an active role in the
center, and not simply to lend their name to a worthy cause," Cable Center
president and CEO Bob Russo said in a prepared statement.
"As a result, we are very pleased with the level of expertise we've been able
to attract," he added. "Clearly, we have some of the best minds in cable
programming, operations, technology and manufacturing leading our organization,
and that will facilitate the continued successful growth of The Cable
The Denver-based organization's mission is to develop and promote
industry-related educational, training, research and communications