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cable television executive

John Louis Tatta, American Cable television executive. Board of directors St. Francis Hospital, Roslyn, New York, since 1986, Long Island Association, Commack, New York, 1989; governor Columbus Citizens Foundation, New York City, since 1987. Member National Cable television Association (board directors since 1987), NATAS, Turf and Field Club (Jamaica, New York), Tiro a Segno Club of New York Inc., Nassau Country Club (Glen Cove, New York.

Background

Tatta, John Louis was born on April 27, 1920 in New York City. Son of Giuseppe and Amalia (Saccoccio) Tatta.

Education

Student, City College of New York, 1941-1943.

Career

Eastern sales manager, Dictograph Corporation, New York City, 1961-1966;director operations, Sterling Manhattan Cable, New York City, 1966-1968;executive vice president, director operations, Sterling Manhattan Cable, New York City, 1968-1972;president, Sterling Nassau Cablevision, Hicksville, New York, 1972-1973;executive vice president, chief operating officer, Cablevision Systems Development Company, Woodbury, New York, 1973-1981;president, chief Executive officer, Cablevision Systems Development Company, Woodbury, New York, 1981-1983;chairman, chief Executive officer, Cablevision Company, Woodbury, 1983-1985;president, chief operating officer, Cablevision Systems Corporation, Woodbury, 1986-1989;president, Cablevision Systems Corporation, Woodbury, 1990-1991;chairman of the executive committee, Cablevision Systems Corporation, Woodbury, since 1992;also board directors, Cablevision Systems Corporation, Woodbury.

Membership

Board directors St. Francis Hospital, Roslyn, New York, Long Island Association, Commack, New York, 1989. Governor Columbus Citizens Foundation, New York City. Member National Cable television Association (board directors), National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Turf and Field Club (Jamaica, New York ), Tiro a Segno Club of New York Inc., Nassau Country Club (Glen Cove, New York ).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: horsebreeding, gourmet cooking, reading, boating, golf.

Connections

Married Anne Josephine Frasca. Children: Deborah, Lisa.

father:
Giuseppe Tatta

mother:
Amalia (Saccoccio) Tatta

spouse:
Anne Josephine Frasca

children:
Deborah Tatta

Lisa Tatta