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cable television engineering executive

James Alan Chiddix, American cable television engineering executive. Staff sergeant United States Army, 1966-1969. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ), Society Cable television Engineers (senior, board directors 1981-1983), Cable television Pioneers.

Background

Chiddix, James Alan was born on July 23, 1945 in Easton, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Max Eugene and Frederica Maxwell (Wilson) Chiddix.

Education

Student, Cornell Univercity, 1963-1965, 69-70.

Career

Chief engineer, Cablevision, Inc., Waianae, Hawaii., 1971-1974;general manager, Cablevision, Inc., Waianae, Hawaii., 1974-1978;vice president engineering, Oceanic Cablevision, Inc., Honolulu, 1978-1984;senior vice president, Oceanic Cablevision, Inc., Honolulu, 1984-1986;vice president engineering, American television & Communications, Englewood, Colorado, 1986-1987;senior vice president engineering and technical, American television & Communications, Englewood, Colorado, 1987-1988;senior vice president engineering & technical, Time Warner Cable (formerly American television & Communications), Stamford, Connecticut, 1988-1996;chief technical officer, Time Warner Cable (formerly American television & Communications), Stamford, Connecticut, since 1996. President Cyclic Redundancy Check Electronics, Inc., Honolulu, 1976-1982. Board directors CV21, Fukoko, Japan, 1990-1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to newspapers.

Membership

Staff sergeant United States Army, 1966-1969. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ), Society Cable television Engineers (senior, board directors 1981-1983), Cable television Pioneers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: model railroading.

Connections

Married Gertrude Elizabeth Evard, March 28, 1987.

father:
Max Eugene Chiddix

mother:
Frederica Maxwell (Wilson) Chiddix

spouse:
Gertrude Elizabeth Evard