Kathleen Skinski, Former VP/GM, Time Warner Cable





Title: CNN, Director of Operations

Phone:  202.898.7968

[email protected]    


Industry Experience:

Currently oversee production and technical operations for the CNN Washington Bureau.

Functional Experience:
Line management for Fortune 500 companies; Disney/ABC, Time Warner Cable, Time Warner, Inc.
General Manager for the #2 US cable company with revenue of over $19B.
Managed the high speed residential service with direct oversight of all facets for the 24/7 operation including product, marketing, editorial, web applications. Expanded portal user base from 2MM to over 10MM visitors and effectively monetized the portal/product from initial revenue of $2MM to over $43MM. Consistently increased year over year growth of audience metrics/engagement by over 20%.

What is the most important skill you bring to a corporate board?
Previous board experience with industry related entities and non-profit organizations with practical experience on governance, program and membership committees.
Leadership accountability for setting the short and long term strategic goals with an emphasis on negotiation, performance improvements and market analysis to drive priorities and profitability.