SILVER SPRING, Md. (September 29, 2016)—The T. Howard Foundation Board of Directors recently elected Jonathan Hargis, Charter Communications’ Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, to membership on its board.
In his role at Charter Communications, Hargis oversees the company's full range of sales and marketing activities across the nation.
Prior to joining Charter in April 2012, Hargis served as Executive Vice President of Marketing at Cablevision, where he played a key role in developing the company's marketing approach and competitive positioning. Before Cablevision, he held a number of leadership roles at AT&T.
In addition to serving on the board of the T. Howard Foundation, Hargis is board member for the Cable & Telecommunications Association for Marketing, where he previously served as board chairperson.
About the T. Howard Foundation
The T. Howard Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and advancing diversity in the media and entertainment industry. Named after cable and satellite technology visionary and Stanford University professor Taylor Howard, the Washington, D.C. area-based organization was founded in 1994 with the mission of preparing and training diverse college students and young professionals to become the next generation of industry leaders. To date, the wide-reaching T. Howard Foundation Internship Program has provided more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students with invaluable work experience through its close partnerships with many of the world’s largest and most prestigious media companies.