Education: BA, Government & Law, Lafayette College
Best Advice in 7 Words of Less: Stay curious.

McCumber became sole president of USA in September, and the network didn’t miss a beat—finishing its unprecedented eighth straight year at the No 1 rated cable network. It also was USA’s most profitable year ever. USA’s acquisition of “Modern Family” has brought in a young and affluent audience that he’ll look to capitalize on. Those efforts include rolling out the net’s first original comedies and developing a slate of pilots across genres. Fun fact: McCumber helmed 14 short films for “SNL” titled “Fuzzy Memories by Jack Handy.”

I watch the majority of programming on this device: iPad mini on the train, big screen HDTV at home.

TV show I’d most like to have a cameo in? “Suits” (so I can keep the wardrobe).

Twitter or Instagram? Twitter

Favorite vacation spot: Deer Valley, Utah, in the winter; Martha’s Vineyard in the Summer

Beach or mountains? I’ll take both!

Desert island album?  The Clash, London Calling

Favorite TV show as a kid? “Saturday Night Live”

If someone forced me to cut the cord and only watch 3 over-the-top shows, they would be: Force me to cut the cord? Over my dead body!


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The quiet period on the FCC ’s CBRS auction is up, and Charter was one winning bidder that commended the Commission for its efforts to encourage efficient use of the mid-band

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