RIP Glenn Britt: Former Time Warner Cable CEO Dies at 65

by Karl Utermohlen | June 11, 2014 2:19 pm

RIP Glenn Britt: Former Time Warner Cable CEO Dies at 65

Former Time Warner Cable (TWC[1]) CEO Glenn Britt died[2] of cancer at age 65.

Time Warner Cable 150x150 RIP Glenn Britt: Former Time Warner Cable CEO Dies at 65[3]Glenn Britt was named CEO in 2001 and he spent over a decade in charge of the company, stepping down on December 31, 2013. The former Time Warner Cable CEO lost his second battle with melanoma — a type of skin cancer — five years after beating the disease.

“We were guided for many years by his strong belief that a company must be willing to reinvent itself to be successful,” Time Warner Cable CEO Rob Marcus said in a statement. “He will long be remembered for his thoughtful and steady leadership through rapidly changing times in the communications field.”

TWC stock is down about 0.9% Wednesday afternoon.

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Endnotes:
  1. TWC: /stock-quotes/TWC-stock-quote/
  2. Glenn Britt died: http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/06/11/us-timewarnercable-britt-idUSKBN0EM1Q420140611
  3. [Image]: http://investorplace.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/Time_Warner_Cable.jpg
  4. Peter Hancock Has Been Named as the New AIG CEO: http://investorplace.com/2014/06/peter-hancock-aig-ceo/#.U5ibdaiwXRE

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