David Ellen

Charter brings in Cablevision programming exec

US cableco Charter Communications has poached Cablevision exec Tom Montemagno. He has been named executive VP, programming acquisition at the Conneticut-based cable group, working out of the corporate headquarters in Stamford. Montemagno will oversee negotiations with Charter content providers, including major media groups, local broadcasters and “niche” international distributors. Charter noted these negotiations “increasingly extend […]