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Henry Wood Harris

Henry Wood Harris, American cable television executive. Member lay advisory board Marist School; deacon Peachtree Presbyterian Church Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1960-1963. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma.

Background

  • Harris, Henry Wood was born on June 11, 1938 in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States. Son of Henry W. and Charlotte Louise (Allen) Harris.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Business Adminstrn, University North Carolina, 1960. Master of Business Administration, University North Carolina, 1964.

    Career

    • Loan officer Trust Company Bank, Atlanta, 1964-1966. Operating vice president Cox Cable Communications Company, 1966-1969, president, 1969-1979. Executive vice president Cox Broadcasting Corporation, Atlanta, 1977-1979.

      President Metrovision, Inc., 1979-1995. Division president Time Warner Cable, from 1995.

    Membership

    Member lay advisory board Marist School. Deacon Peachtree Presbyterian Church Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1960-1963. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma.

    Clubs: Capital City.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Margaret Durham, June 10, 1960. Children– Stephen Gregory, Charlotte Durham.
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    Died July 29, 2006
    (aged 68)
    • 1960
      University North Carolina
    • 1964
      University North Carolina
    • 1964 - 1966
      Loan officer, Trust Company Bank
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa
    • 1977 - 1979
      executive, vice president Cox Broadcasting Corporation
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa
    • 1979 - 1995
      president, Metrovision