EDITOR’S NOTE: We continue to spotlight our 2011 CableFAX 100 honorees, who were featured in a special issue of CableFAX: The Magazine published in Dec. 2011. Here is an excerpt from #92.
Title: President/ CEO, TV One
Years in Cable: 16
Education: Bachelors, Industrial & Systems Engineering, Georgia Tech; MBA, Wharton
Best Advice: Be true to yourself.
Favorite restaurant: The Varsity in Atlanta
Favorite “going out” town: Paris
The one thing I tell my kids about success in life: Passion and commitment while maintaining integrity drive results.
Bands I would actually go see live: Parliament Funkadelic Reunion
Favorite sports team: The Atlanta Braves!
Favorite vacation spot: Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard
Guilty television pleasure: “RuPaul’s Drag Race” (we went to the same high school)
If I could only have authenticated online access to 5 cable networks (not affiliated with my company), they would be: Investigation Discovery, HBO, ESPN, Bravo and A&E ?