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Brian L. Roberts, chairman and chief executive, Comcast Corp. | On the Hot Seat

Future will meld cable, wireless

April 15, 2007

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Brian L. Roberts , 47, chairman and chief executive of Comcast Corp. , has been expanding the Philadelphia cable television company's footprint into Internet access, telephone service, and other new businesses. Though his 2004 bid to buy Walt Disney Co. fell through, Roberts has led the growth of Comcast into a communications company with 24.2 million customers, 87,000 employees, and ... (Full article: 779 words)

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