Executives from Comcast concede that the way people watch TV is changing. But they say networks that go it alone may hurt their existing businesses.
Steve Burke made the pitch during an on-the-record lunch with reporters ahead of next month’s upfronts and just two days before parent company Comcast is due to defend the merits of its $45.2 billion merger with Time Warner Cable before the Senate.
Chief Executive Steve Burke has methodically dispatched with nearly every high level executive from the Jeff Zucker regime. Now it’s “all business” — for better or for worse.