Kang has extensive experience in the cable industry, and continues to stretch INSP’s boundaries, literally and figuratively. Q1 2017 was the network’s highest-rated quarter in history, and Kang is ensuring an ever-expanding audience is able to view its programming. Among recent headlines, INSP renewed its affiliation agreement with NCTC in the spring, and launched on Verizon FiOS in HD this summer. Kang’s most successful strategy for mentoring industry up-and-comers? “Calvin Coolidge’s philosophy on persistence,” he says.