Jim Barthold

Jim Barthold

<p>Jim Barthold, editor of <em>FierceIPTV</em>, has been around the telecommunications space since advanced engineers used two tin cans and a string to communicate. A longtime freelance writer, he has worked over the years with General Instrument Corp. in public relations, <em>Cable World</em>, <em>Telephony</em> <em>Magazine</em>, <em>Telecommunications Magazine</em>, <em>Communications Technology Magazine</em>, <em>CED Magazine</em> and a few other publications that have nothing to do with cable TV, as well as a short stint as a senior analyst with NPD Connected Intelligence. An avid golfer, Barthold follows the advice of the professional staff at Running Deer Golf Club and keeps his day job. He can be reached at <a href="mailto:[email protected]">[email protected]</a&gt; and found on <a href="http://www.linkedin.com/pub/jim-barthold/0/a3/6b2">LinkedIn</a>.</p&gt;

Stories by Jim Barthold

571-page treatise developed as part of franchise negotiations

One of Comcast&#39;s stronger non-cable allies, the City of Philadelphia, has issued a 571-page report that leaves little doubt that the municipality feels there&#39;s room for its biggest corporate resident to improve the way it does business in the City of Brotherly Love.