Executive Officers

Robert D. Marcus , , , Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Robert D. Marcus has served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Time Warner Cable since January 1, 2014. He had served as Time Warner Cable’s President and Chief Operating Officer since December 2010 and as TWC’s Chief Financial Officer from 2008 through mid-2011. He was named to the company’s Board of Directors in July 2013.

Mr. Marcus is firmly committed to creating a customer-centric organization, with a mission to connect Time Warner Cable’s customers to the world—simply, reliably and with superior service. During his tenure as COO, the company invested to support future growth, enhanced its network and improved critical infrastructure. Residential and business product offerings were expanded, with significantly faster data speeds and advanced multi-platform video products.

Other of Mr. Marcus’s notable accomplishments at Time Warner Cable include his orchestration of the company’s spinoff from Time Warner Inc. in 2009, its move to a publicly traded company in 2007, and several key acquisitions and mergers that expanded the company’s footprint and services. Under his leadership, Time Warner Cable established a disciplined capital allocation strategy that has been emulated by many other leading S&P 500 companies.

Mr. Marcus joined Time Warner Cable in August 2005 as Senior Executive Vice President, overseeing corporate groups including mergers and acquisitions, law, business affairs, programming and human resources. From 1998 until he joined Time Warner Cable, Mr. Marcus held various positions at Time Warner Inc., including Senior Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions. From 1990 to 1997, he practiced law at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison.

Mr. Marcus is regularly featured in the press for the role he is playing in shaping the industry. Each year, he is listed among the most influential executives in cable by CableFAX: The Magazine. He has also been recognized for his leadership with numerous business and industry honors. In 2010, he was named “Executive of the Year” by the editors of Multichannel News, and he is the 2014 recipient of the Steven J. Ross Humanitarian Award by the UJA Federation of New York, which honors visionaries for their sustained achievement in the entertainment, media and communications industries.

Mr. Marcus serves on the board of directors of Equifax Inc., as well as the boards of several organizations, including the National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA); CableLabs, the research and development consortium for the cable industry; the Museum of the Moving Image; and New Alternatives for Children (NAC), a New York City-based non-profit organization that provides support of birth, foster and adoptive families caring for children with special medical needs at home.

Mr. Marcus received a J.D. from Columbia Law School in 1990, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and an editor of the Columbia Law Review. He earned a B.A., magna cum laude, from Brown University in 1987.

Time Warner Cable is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the U.S., connecting more than 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other.

Last updated on January 2014

Irene M. Esteves , , , Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Irene Esteves is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Time Warner Cable. In this role, Ms. Esteves oversees all of the company's finance functions, including investor relations, mergers and acquisitions, treasury, tax, accounting and financial planning and analysis. Based in the company's New York City headquarters, she is a member of the senior management team and reports to Glenn Britt, Chairman and CEO.

During her career, Ms. Esteves has held executive positions in strategy, finance, human resources and business development at several leading U.S. and global companies. She joined Time Warner Cable from XL Group plc, a global insurance and reinsurance company, where she served as Executive Vice President and CFO. Prior to that, she was Senior Executive Vice President and CFO of Regions Financial Corporation in Birmingham. Ms. Esteves previously held executive roles at the Wachovia Corporation in Charlotte, Putnam Investments in Boston and Miller Brewing Company in Milwaukee and started her career at S.C. Johnson & Son Inc. (SC Johnson Wax) in Racine, Wisconsin. She previously served on the boards of The Timberland Company, Diversey Inc., and Mrs. Baird's Bakeries Inc.

Ms. Esteves received her bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Michigan, School of Business, and an MBA with highest honors from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.

Time Warner Cable is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the U.S., connecting more than 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other.

Last updated: June 2012

Ellen M. East , , , Executive Vice President and Chief Communications Officer

Ellen East is Executive Vice President and Chief Communications Officer for Time Warner Cable, Inc., where she provides strategic counsel on companywide public relations, corporate communications and industry affairs. Ms. East oversees a staff responsible for national media relations, issues management, product communication, public policy communication, employee and leadership communication, community relations and corporate philanthropy.

Ms. East joined Time Warner Cable in October 2007 from Cox Communications, Inc., where she served as Vice President, Communications and Public Affairs. Prior, Ms. East was Assistant City Editor for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and a reporter and editor at a number of daily newspapers.

Ms. East serves as co-chair of the National Cable & Telecommunications Association’s Public Affairs committee, and is a member of the boards of the T. Howard Foundation and the Families and Work Institute. She has served as chair of the national board of directors for Women in Cable Telecommunications and as President of the Cable Television Public Affairs Association (now the Association of Cable Communicators). She was a fellow in the 2001 class of WICT’s Betsy Magness Leadership Institute, and subsequently served as chair of that program.

Ms. East has been the recipient of numerous industry awards, including the 2002 NCTA Vanguard Award for Young Leadership. She has been honored as a “Woman to Watch” and a “Wonder Woman” by Women in Cable Telecommunications, and received a “Rainmaker” award from CTAM. She has received two Silver Anvil Awards for issues management and integrated communications from the Public Relations Society of America.

Ms. East graduated from the University of Alabama in 1983 with a bachelor’s degree in news-editorial journalism.

Time Warner Cable is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the U.S., connecting more than 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other.

Last updated: June 2012

Michael L. LaJoie , , , Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer

Mike LaJoie has served as Time Warner Cable’s Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer since January 2004. Prior to that, he served as Executive Vice President of Advanced Technology from March 2003, and in the same capacity for Time Warner Cable’s Time Warner Entertainment (TWE) division from August 2002.

Mr. LaJoie served as Vice President of Corporate Development of TWE from 1998 and President of Broadband Applications Development Group of TWE, starting in 1996.

He joined Time Warner in 1994 as Vice President of Software Development in the Time Warner Interactive Group. Mr. LaJoie provided consulting services in software development and network engineering through the 1980s and the early 90s. He has been a Series 7 Registered Representative and a NASDAQ Broker/Dealer.

Mr. LaJoie has served on the boards of directors of several organizations, including the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE), SCTE Foundation and Beaumaris Networks. He is serving as chairman of the board of SCTE during the 2011-2012 term. In 2011, he was named to the Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame.

Time Warner Cable is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the U.S., connecting more than 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other.

Last updated: July 2012

Marc Lawrence-Apfelbaum , , , Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary

Marc Lawrence-Apfelbaum is Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Time Warner Cable Inc. and has been at the company for more than 20 years. He is responsible for oversight of TWC’s legal affairs, including legal and policy issues relating to TWC’s cable, high speed data, business services and programming offerings. Lawrence-Apfelbaum also oversees TWC’s Security Department and leads several cross-department initiatives, including those relating to Enterprise Risk Management, cyber security and corporate governance. Prior to joining TWC, he was an associate at the law firm of Cravath, Swaine & Moore where he worked on many matters for TWC’s predecessor company and its former parent.

In addition to his responsibilities at TWC, Lawrence-Apfelbaum serves on the boards of the Media Law Resource Center, a not-for-profit created by media companies to promote rights under the First Amendment, and Learning Leaders, a not-for-profit that recruits, trains and supports more than 10,000 school volunteers who work with more than 230,000 students in public schools throughout New York City. He also serves on the Board of Advocates of Human Rights First, an international human rights organization.

Lawrence-Apfelbaum holds a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and a J.D. from Georgetown University, where he served as an editor on The Law Review. He and his wife and their five children live in New York City.

Gail G. MacKinnon , , , Executive Vice President and Chief Government Relations Officer

Gail MacKinnon was named Executive Vice President and Chief Government Relations Officer for Time Warner Cable in 2008. Ms. MacKinnon reports to Time Warner Cable Chairman and CEO Glenn Britt. She oversees the company’s Washington, D.C. public policy office and is responsible for the company’s legislative and regulatory strategies.

Previously, Ms. MacKinnon served as Senior Vice President of Global Policy for Time Warner Inc. where she helped oversee all of Time Warner’s government, political and public policy activities in Washington D.C., working closely with the company’s business units as well as assisting in managing various trade association relationships.

Prior to joining Time Warner Inc., Ms. MacKinnon served as Senior Vice President for Government Relations at the National Cable and Telecommunications Association (NCTA), the principal trade association of the cable industry. In this capacity, Ms. MacKinnon was responsible for the strategic direction and day-to-day management of the cable industry’s outreach efforts to Members of Congress and the Executive Branch. She also oversaw the coordination of NCTA’s legislative objectives with its member company representatives and supervised the trade association’s relationship with outside industry groups.

Before assuming her position at NCTA in January of 2006, Ms. MacKinnon was Vice President of Government Relations at Viacom Inc. She joined the company in May 2000 after Viacom merged with CBS. At CBS, she served as Vice President, Federal Relations. She also served as Director of Government Relations at Telecommunications Inc. (TCI). In June 1994, she joined Turner Broadcasting as Director of Government relations, where she represented the company’s interests during Congress’s major overhaul of telecommunications legislation in 1996.

Ms. MacKinnon began her professional career in 1985, working nine years for U.S. Representative Jack Fields, the ranking Republican member of the House Energy and Commerce Telecommunications and Finance Subcommittee. She served as Legislative Director, advising Congressman Fields on telecommunications and securities issues.

Ms. MacKinnon graduated from Georgetown University in 1985 with a B.S.B.A. in marketing. She serves on the board of directors of Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) as a member-at-large for 2011-2012. Ms. MacKinnon was awarded the cable industry’s Vanguard Award for Government & Community Relations in 2012.

Time Warner Cable is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the U.S., connecting more than 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other.

Last updated: June 2012

Carl U.J. Rossetti , , , Executive Vice President and President, Time Warner Cable Ventures

Carl U.J. Rossetti is Executive Vice President, Time Warner Cable, and President, Time Warner Cable Ventures. In this position, Mr. Rossetti oversees the development and implementation of a number of Time Warner Cable’s new businesses and products. These currently include wireless, home monitoring and security, and various other residential and commercial initiatives. He is also responsible for identifying new areas of growth for Time Warner Cable.

Mr. Rossetti served as Executive Vice President, overseeing the management of Time Warner Cable’s systems in upstate New York and Texas, which together represented approximately 2.9 million subscribers. In October 1986, Mr. Rossetti was appointed Senior Vice President of Corporate Development for Time Warner Cable. During his 12 years in that position, his responsibilities included being interim CEO of Road Runner, being interim CEO of Time Warner Cable Telecom, overseeing all of Time Warner Cable’s international investments and negotiating non-cable and vendor agreements, including acquisitions, mergers and disposition of assets. He was a board representative for Sega Channel, Parentime, Road Runner, Time Warner Telecom, Sky New Zealand, PrimeStar and various other Time Warner domestic and international investments.

Mr. Rossetti joined Time Warner Cable in 1976 as Chief Financial Officer of Time Warner Cable’s Oceanic division in Honolulu, Hawaii. From there he became the division president of Time Warner Cable’s Portland, Maine, division in 1984. There he was responsible for the operation of a 75,000-subscriber cable system.

He earned his B.A. in accounting (1970) and his M.B.A. (1975), both at Chaminade University in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Time Warner Cable is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the U.S., connecting more than 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other.

Last updated: June 2012

Peter C. Stern , , , Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy, People and Corporate Development Officer

As Time Warner Cable's Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy, People and Corporate Development Officer, Peter Stern has oversight of Time Warner Cable’s enterprise-wide strategy, residential broadband and phone businesses, corporate human resource functions, and corporate development—including the company’s Intelligent Home security business, wireless initiatives, and other new businesses.

Mr. Stern joined Time Warner Cable more than a decade ago. Previously, he served as the company’s Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, Executive Vice President of Product Management and Senior Vice President of Strategic Planning. At Time Warner Inc., the company’s former parent, Mr. Stern served as Vice President of Strategic Initiatives. Prior to that, he was an Associate Principal at McKinsey & Company, where he helped lead the firm’s Technology and Media practices.

Mr. Stern serves on the board and executive committee of The Cable Center, the non-profit educational arm of the cable industry. He was awarded the cable industry’s Vanguard Award for Young Leadership in 2010.

Time Warner Cable is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the U.S. We connect more than 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other.

Last updated: November 2012

Melinda Witmer , , , Executive Vice President and Chief Video and Content Officer

Melinda Witmer is Time Warner Cable’s Executive Vice President and Chief Video and Content Officer. In this role, she oversees Time Warner Cable’s video and content products and strategy, on demand and online video distribution operations, and all content-related business—including acquisition and distribution arrangements for content across all platforms. She also has management oversight of the company’s 34 regional and local news, sports, traffic, weather and lifestyle channels, including flagship NY1, as well as two new regional sports networks featuring the Los Angeles Lakers, which will debut with the team’s 2012-13 season.

Melinda and her team manage the company’s relationships with programmers and content providers across the entertainment industry—including movie studios, broadcast and cable television networks, and Internet and interactive providers—as well as sports leagues, teams and conferences. Her team also has oversight of the company’s consumer-facing video products, including video on demand, packaging, navigation, TV Everywhere and TWC TV sites and applications on all devices and platforms. Prior, she served as the company’s Chief Programming Officer from 2007. Previously, she was Senior Vice President of Programming and, before that, Vice President and Chief Counsel of Programming in the company’s Law Department.

Before joining Time Warner Cable, Ms. Witmer served as Vice President and Senior Counsel at the Home Box Office, Inc (HBO), where she worked from 1994 to 2001. Earlier in her career, she was an associate with the law firm of Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker, working in New York and Los Angeles.

Melinda’s many accolades are a testament to her influence in the industry, among them: 2011 USO Woman of the Year, 2009 Wonder Woman (Multichannel News), 2010 and 2011 “50 Most Influential People in Sports Business” (SportsBusiness Journal), 2011 “Game Changers: Women in Sports Business” (SportsBusiness Journal), 2010 and 2011 Most Powerful Women in Cable (CableFAX Magazine), and 2012 “Women in the Game” (B&C/Multichannel News).

Ms. Witmer is chairperson of the board of iNDemand, the leading provider of on-demand movies and event programming to the cable industry. She is a member of the New York and California Bar Associations, Women in Cable and Television (WICT), and Women in Film and Television. She earned her BS in accounting and finance from the University of Arizona in 1984, and her J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 1987.

Time Warner Cable is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the U.S., connecting more than 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other.

Last updated: June 2012

Last Updated: October 2012

Other Senior Management

Gerald D. Campbell

Executive Vice President, Business Services
    

Carol A. Hevey

Executive Vice President, Operations, East Region

Joan Gillman

Executive Vice President and President, Time Warner Cable Media
 

Jeffrey A. Hirsch

Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Residential Services

William R. Goetz Jr.

Executive Vice President, Operations, West Region
 

Kevin Leddy

Executive Vice President, Technology Policy and Product Management

Mike Hayashi

Executive Vice President, Architecture, Development & Engineering
 

James Ludington

Executive Vice President, National Network Operations