Robert J. Wussler
Robert J. Wussler "is the President and CEO of Ted Turner Documentaries and Ted Turner Pictures. Wussler previously served as president of CBS Sports and, i n 1980, joined Ted Turner as a co-Founder of CNN. For almost 10 years he oversaw the growth of SuperStation TBS as its President and, in 1988, was instrumental in the founding of TNT.
"From 1989 to 1992, Wussler was President and CEO of COMSAT Video Enterprises, supervising the expansion of on-demand video in hotels. Wussler also managed the acquisition of the Denver Nuggets and served as the team’s managing general partner. Following several international entrepreneurial ventures, including Metromedia's European television distribution businesses, Wussler became president and CEO of ABC Affiliate Enterprises, the new media and marketing arm of more than 100 ABC television affiliates."