10. Curt Henninger
Title: Regional SVP, California Region, Comcast Cable

Years in Cable: 13

Education: U of Illinois

Best Advice in 7 Words or Less: “Hey boss, great idea!”

Henninger leads operations in California—Comcast’s most heavily populated market. Sacramento’s move to all-digital, the launch of Xfinity Internet 2go wireless data product and the Golden State’s Internet Essentials program are a few of his recent accomplishments. Up next is oversight of the Xfinity Home Security product launch and the switch to all-digital in San Francisco. The one thing the cable veteran tells his kids about success? “The hardest workers have the most luck.”

Curt Henninger

The one burning question I have for Siri on my iPhone 4S:  Why do I still have a 3G?

My favorite meal that I can also prepare myself: Steak

The one topping that should never be put on a hot dog:

The biggest innovation in cable over the last year has been…
Comcast’s XFinity app

If I had to pick a personal theme song, it would be…
“Don’t Worry, Be Happy”

My favorite restaurant:
Casanova, Carmel, Calif.

My favorite “going out” town:
 San Francisco

The one thing I tell my kids about success in life:
The hardest workers have the most luck.

Worst thing I’ve ever heard someone say in a meeting:
“What do you do if your staff isn’t busy?”

My best technique for deterring time-wasting office visits from co-workers:
Close the door

My favorite coffee order at Starbucks:
decaf drip—and make sure it’s decaf.

Bands I would actually go see live:
U2, Rascall Flats, The Who, Carrie Underwood, Jackson Browne, Dada, Snoop

The top 3 most played selections on my iPod:
Carbuzz, TMZ, Facebook

My favorite business and/or motivational book:
“5 Fundamentals of Gold”

My favorite sports team:
Oregon Ducks

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