Stamford, CT – Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) today announced that Kevin J. Leddy has been named Senior Vice President of Technology Planning and Application. In this role, Leddy will be responsible for the communication of Charter’s overall technology vision to various constituencies, including industry organizations and policymakers. He will report to James Blackley, EVP of Engineering and IT, and will be based out of Charter’s corporate headquarters in Stamford, CT.
“Charter’s public profile continues to grow and the need for a technology spokesperson clearly articulating the Company’s technology vision to various stakeholders and audiences is more important than ever,” said Blackley. “I have known and worked with Kevin for many years. His exemplary reputation in the industry combined with his technical expertise, and operational and marketing background, make him uniquely qualified to serve Charter in this capacity.”
A longtime cable executive, Leddy joined Time Warner Cable predecessor Warner Amex in 1980. During his tenure at the company he served in a number of executive leadership roles in marketing, product development and management, technology policy, and corporate strategy. He most recently served as EVP of Corporate Strategy. Before joining Warner Amex, Leddy worked at the National Cable Television Association in Washington D.C.
Leddy holds a B.A. from Colby College and an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
Charter (NASDAQ: CHTR) is a leading broadband communications company and the second largest cable operator in the United States. Charter provides a full range of advanced broadband services, including Spectrum TV™ video entertainment programming, Spectrum Internet™ access, and Spectrum Voice™. Spectrum Business™ similarly provides scalable, tailored, and cost-effective broadband communications solutions to business organizations, such as business-to-business Internet access, data networking, business telephone, video and music entertainment services, and wireless backhaul. Charter's advertising sales and production services are sold under the Spectrum Reach™ brand. More information about Charter can be found at charter.com.