Lopez oversees operations for all 300-plus Fox International Channels, but during the past year his efforts to expand the company’s sports channels has transformed Fox International Channels into the biggest sports broadcaster in the world. The company’s sports programming now reaches 72.3 million homes in 88 countries outside the U.S. Not only is the multi-lingual Lopez an experienced businessman, his uncanny ability to relate to different cultures strengthens the reach of all FIC channels. When considering new hires, Lopez says he looks for “character, curiosity and a track record.”

What qualities do you look for when making a new hire?

Character, curiosity, and a track record.

Name one emerging trend in cable we should all have our eyes on.

Technologies that are trying to disrupt the set top box.

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