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The backstory behind TiVo's top man, plus who's walking the quiet halls of Harper's Bazaar these days?
June 28, 2005
He's Baaaaaack! Tom Rogers ("T-Ro" to his media mogul friends) is back in the television business where he belongs. He's taking over at TiVo (yes, it's a company, and not just a verb) now that co-founder Mike Ramsay has quit. (Rogers had been vice-chairman.) If you were looking to put a positive spin on Rogers' career (the kind, say, you might find in a TiVo press release) you could point out that Rogers was an aggressive and far-sighted executive at NBC back in the day (he actually pushed his old employer to invest ...
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