The Hollywood Radio and Television Society (HRTS) will holds its annual Cable
Summit 2011 Newsmaker Luncheon Feb. 23 at the Beverly Hilton, according to a
Thursday announcement from Kevin Beggs, president, Lionsgate Television Group
and HRTS president and Dave Ferrara, HRTS executive director.
The panel luncheon, which presents a critical examination of the changing face
of the cable network business, will feature John Landgraf, president and
general manager, FX Networks; Michael Lombardo, president, HBO programming;
David Nevins, president, entertainment, Showtime Networks Inc.; Jeff Wachtel,
president, original programming, USA Network and co-head, original content,
Universal Cable Productions; and Michael Wright, executive vice president and
head, programming, TBS, TNT and Turner Classic Movies (TCM). The panel's
moderator is to be announced.