Robert Gessner

Robert Gessner

Robert Gessner is President of Massillon Cable TV, Massillon, Ohio. He is also Vice Chairman of the American Cable Association.

Stories by Robert Gessner

Cable operators want more choice for consumers

Recent disputes between TV networks and distributors (Viacom vs. DirecTV, Rainbow vs. Dish, broadcasters vs. just about everyone) have generated news reports, editorials and blogs about the need for more consumer choice in the selection of TV programming. It is time to set the record straight about who supports more choices for consumers and who does not.