Time Warner Names Tech Execs


Time Warner Cable has promoted Howard L. Pfeffer to group vice president, broadband engineering and technology, advanced technology group.

Pfeffer -- who had been VP of engineering and technology -- will be responsible for high-speed-data, voice and Internet-protocol network engineering, as well as increasing the speed and capacity of the MSO’s high-speed-data services.

The operator also announced that Khurram P. Sheikh has come aboard as VP of wireless strategy and development.

Sheikh had been chief technology advisor and senior director of technology development for Sprint Nextel Corp.