Turner discusses career in Atlanta
by Nicole Dow
January 28, 2015 06:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
New York and Los Angeles might be popular locales for media companies but Ted Turner, founder of CNN and TBS, said there was no other place than Atlanta to build his cable television empire. “Atlanta’s my home,” he said. “My father moved us to Savannah when I was in the fourth grade and he sent me to Georgia Military Academy in the fifth grade, so I was here in College Park [at what is now] Woodward Academy. … I said Atlanta is where I’m going to make my home.” Turner, a business mo...
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Elected officials and college degrees
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Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?