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Who is Jeff Zucker ?
Jeffrey Adam Zucker is a former American media executive . He previously served as president and CEO of NBCUniversal. Zucker served as an executive in residence at Columbia Business School. Between January 2013 and February 2022, Zucker was the president of CNN Worldwide. Wikipedia
“I certainly wish my tenure here had ended differently,” Zucker said in a message to network employees. “But it was an amazing race. And I enjoyed every minute of it.”
Zucker, 56, said his resignation was effective immediately .
As head of the cable network since 2013, Zucker was one of the most powerful media executives in the United States and a frequent target of former President Donald Trump’s wrath.
In his message, Zucker said that as part of an investigation into a CNN anchor, he was “asked about a consensual relationship with my closest colleague , someone I’ve worked with for over 20 years.”
“I recognized that the relationship has evolved over the years,” he said. “I was asked to reveal it when it started, but I didn’t. I was wrong.”
“I was required to disclose it when it began but I didn’t. I was wrong. As a result, I am resigning today .”