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Musical chairs at Cisco, Cablevision, Comcast

Yvette Kanouff is reportedly leaving Cablevision Systems to serve as senior vice president in charge of Cisco's service provider video group. Her departure from Cablevision takes Yanouff back to the supplier side of the business.

Time Warner Cable veteran Bill Goetz resigning

Time Warner Cable confirmed that Bill Goetz, a longtime Comcast executive who joined TWC in 2002, is resigning from his post as EVP and COO of residential services.

Synacor CEO resigns as TV Everywhere vendor pummeled in Q4

Synacor stock dropped about 10 percent Thursday morning, hours after the TV Everywhere technology vendor posted a drop in fourth-quarter revenue and net income and announced that CEO Ron Frankel would resign.

NCTA signs CEO Powell to 3-year contract extension

The National Cable & Telecommunications Association signed a contract extension with Michael Powell which will keep the former FCC chairman at the helm of the industry's top lobbying group through 2017, an NCTA spokesperson confirmed.

Discovery restructures leadership team at U.S. networks

Discovery Communications is realigning the leadership team at its U.S. networks division, announcing that Eileen O'Neill will oversee Discovery Channel, Science Channel and Velocity Channel.

Verizon names Walden head of new product development and management group

In today's spotlight, FierceWireless takes a look at Verizon's announcement Monday that it has named Verizon Wireless veteran Marni Walden the head of a new product and development and management group.

Comcast, Arris veteran Rich Soucie to run ThinkAnalytics Silicon Valley operation

ThinkAnalytics has recruited former Comcast and Arris executive Rich Soucie to lead a new office that the Scotland-based recommendation engine vendor is opening in Silicon Valley.

Charter recruits Time Warner Cable, Adelphia veterans for hostile takeover attempt

Former Time Warner Cable CTO Jim Chiddix and former Charter Communications and Adelphia Communications CTO Marwan Fawaz are among the 13 executives that Charter has nominated for seats on TWC's board of directors.

Cable overbuilder WideOpenWest shuffles leadership team

WideOpenWest CEO Colleen Abdoulah will resign from the cable overbuilder on April 1, the company disclosed in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing.

NBC recruits AT&T veteran Macwan to run new Media Labs operation

NBCUniversal said Monday that it recruited a top AT&T technology executive to run a new technology center focused on driving innovations involving virtualization, mobile video and big data.