Years in Cable: 23
Education: BA, UCLA; MBA, University of Michigan

Under Silverman’s leadership, Big Ten Network continued to build on its ad sales and ratings with double-digit growth, setting a prime-time ratings record in January 2013 and surpassing it the next month. BTN’s first feature-length documentary “Tiebreaker” became the network’s highest-rated original program. The new Big Ten Hockey Conference is also gaining in popularity.

I watch the majority of programming on this device: My HC television, but my iPad is rapidly gaining

John, Paul, George or Ringo? John

Oscars or Grammys? Oscars

Favorite TV show as a kid: “The White Shadow”

Favorite Vacation Spot: Maui

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Fox on Dropping TNF, the US Open

Fox Corp passed up on some big sports deals this year, but CEO Lachlan Murdoch seemed confident that was the right move at an investor conference Thursday.

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