Time Warner Cable CEO to employees: 'Now is our time'
This morning, Comcast officially abandoned its year-long attempt to merge with Time Warner Cable. The FTC and FCC had expressed, it turned out, some concern over the creation of a behemoth that would dwarf the already anemic broadband competition and own a major media power with NBC Universal. Comcast’s CEO Brian Roberts shrugged off the disappointment in a public statement, saying he’s “truly excited for what’s next.” An email to Time Warner Cable employees, obtained by The Verge, shows that TWC’s CEO Rob Marcus is doing the same, in the form of an almost excruciatingly stilted corporate pep talk.
Marcus, who stepped up as CEO about six weeks before the merger was announced, is a little less unfailingly upbeat than Roberts. This could…
Source:: The Verge