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March 29, 2018
Erland E. "Erkie" Kailbourne is known for leading a 1998 campaign to ensure the Buffalo Bills remained in town, and for briefly serving as Adelphia ... In 2002, he was named Adelphia's interim CEO, a position he would hold for several months after John Rigas stepped down amid turmoil at the cableÃâÃÂ ...
Buffalo Business First
March 28, 2018
He helped lead a marketing effort to entice the Buffalo Bills to sign a stadium lease extension and served as interim chairman and CEO of Adelphia Communications when John Rigas resigned amid a federal investigation for financial improprieties. Warsaw-based Financial Institutions (NASDAQ: FISI) is theÃâÃÂ ...
Mountain Home Magazine
February 9, 2018
You can get the facts about John Rigas from online sources. He was born .... Zito is a much smaller version of Adelphia (their use of that name, which means “brother” in Greek, is now legally forbidden), offering digital telephone, television, and high-speed Internet service to subscribers in seventeen states.
October 27, 2017
The Zito Media appeal was one of nine appeals stemming from a 2004 lawsuit filed in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas by Adelphia founder John Rigas, other members of his family, and a series of family-controlled businesses. The complaint says Deloitte directed the accounting decisions that ledÃâÃÂ ...
May 17, 2017
Law360, Philadelphia (May 17, 2017, 3:27 PM EDT) -- Attorneys for a series of entities connected to defunct Adelphia Communications Corp. asked a ... Adelphia founder John Rigas, other members of his family, and a series of family-controlled businesses are asking the Pennsylvania Superior Court to overturn rulings outÃâÃÂ ...
February 23, 2016
Adelphia Communications Corp. founder John Rigas left the federal prison in Waymart around noon Monday, lawyer Larry McMichael told The Associated Press. McMichael told AP that Rigas was able to walk to the car on his own as he left the prison. His son Timothy escorted him and gave him a hug andÃâÃÂ ...
February 21, 2016
A federal judge on Friday ordered the release from prison of John Rigas, the Adelphia Communications Corp founder convicted over a fraud that led to ... Rigas and another son, Timothy Rigas, Adelphia's former chief financial officer, were found guilty in 2004 of conspiring to conceal Adelphia's debt andÃâÃÂ ...
February 19, 2016
U.S. District Judge Kimba Wood in Manhattan signed an order allowing Adelphia Communications Corp. founder John Rigas to be freed as soon as his medical condition permits, the release plan is implemented and travel arrangements can be made. The judge was responding to a written request for earlyÃâÃÂ ...
December 8, 2013
I've been thinking about how to tell the story of John Rigas, the cable pioneer who founded Coudersport, Pa.-based MSO Adelphia Communications ever since I visited Pennsylvania in early November to attend an event hosted by the nation's largest cable company – Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA).
Buffalo Business First
December 31, 1999
Erland "Erkie" Kailbourne has been chosen as the new chairman of Rand Capital Corp., replacing the recently deceased Reginald Newman II. Kailbourne is the former chairman and CEO of Fleet National Bank New York N.A. He is in the process of stepping down from the board of Financial Institutions Inc.
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