For months, Jim Dolan & Co have touted their new strategic plan for Cablevision. With 4Q results, we may have glimpsed the results, with sub losses (-18K) and AOCF (+7.5% to $456.6mln) better than expected. The MSO has held tight since Aug to its plan not to offer additional promos to subs who’ve been on long-running promotions. The Dolans comment on the strategy and WiFi opportunities, while analysts speculate about the possible effects of consolidation.

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Robert Rodriguez, founder, chmn and filmmaker for the fledgling El Rey network, talks his strategy and new programming at the net’s first upfront.

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Nexstar named Jim Rose vp/general manager of its San Francisco operations, including KRON-TV. He’ll come over from King 5 Media Group where he currently serves as pres/general manager. –

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