Jeff Zucker

Did Comcast Boot the Best Guy To Run Its Cable Networks?

Jeff Zucker announced that he will be stepping down from his role as chief executive of NBC Universal upon completion of Comcast’s takeover of the company. The news was expected, but in dismissing Zucker, Comcast may be booting the best guy to run its cable networks.

Zucker: No Guarantee Online TV Will Stay Free

Will NBC push Hulu to go pay only? The broadcaster’s chief executive alluded to this option today in an interview with the Wall Street Journal, saying that keeping TV shows free online is not “a foregone conclusion.” Zucker also expressed optimism about the Comcast merger review.

Zucker: Viable, Viable, Viable

Jeff Zucker, the CEO of NBC Universal (NYSE: GE), was on Charlie Rose the night before, and talked about, among other things, the company’s…