Neil Smit

President at Comcast Business Communications LLC

Neil Smit

Neil Smit

President at Comcast Business Communications LLC

Overview
Career Highlights

MapQuest, Inc.
Comcast Business Communications LLC
Comcast Management Corp.

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7345

Primary Location

Philadelphia, PA, United States

Number of Boards

15

Birthday

1959

Age

60

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Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer at Charter Communications, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer at Comcast Corporation

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Chief Executive Officer at NBCUniversal Media LLC

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Comcast Cable Communications LLC

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Founder at The John D. Evans Foundation

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Former Managing Director at Afiniti

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Founder at Mediacom Communications Corp.

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Honorary Board Director at The Cable Center

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President at Cox Communications, Inc.

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Midcontinent Media, Inc.

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Neil Smit
President at Comcast Business Communications LLC
Education
BS Unknown

Duke University is an academic university that offers undergraduate, graduate and professional programs. It also has publications and research services. The university was founded in 1838 and is headquartered in Durham, NC.

Career History
President
Current

Comcast Business Communications LLC, a subsidiary of Comcast Corp., is a company headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, that provides video cable, high-speed Internet and voice services to residential customers.The company says this about itself: Comcast Business offers Ethernet, Internet, Wi-Fi, Voice, TV and managed enterprise solutions to help organizations of all sizes transform their business. Powered by a next-generation, advanced network, and backed by 24/7 customer support, Comcast Business is one of the largest contributors to the growth of Comcast Cable. Comcast Business is the nation's largest cable provider to small and mid-size businesses and has emerged as a force in the Ethernet market; recognized over the last two years by leading industry associations as its fastest growing provider and service provider of the year.

Chairman, Secretary & Treasurer
2014 - 2017

The National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) is the principal trade association for the U.S. cable TV industry, representing cable operators serving more than 90 percent of the nation’s cable households and more than 200 cable program networks, as well as equipment suppliers and providers of other services to the cable industry. Officially founded in 1952, NCTA's primary mission is to provide its members with a strong national presence by providing a single, unified voice on issues affecting the cable and telecommunications industry.

President & Chief Executive Officer
2010 - 2017

Comcast Cable Communications LLC provides cable, entertainment and communications products and services. The company also provides digital cable services. The firm is headquartered in Philadelphia, PA.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
2018 - Current

QUALCOMM, Inc. engages in the development, design, and provision of digital telecommunications products and services. It operates through the following segments: Qualcomm CDMA Technologies (QCT), Qualcomm Technology Licensing (QTL), and Qualcomm Strategic Initiatives (QSI). The QCT segment develops and supplies integrated circuits and system software based on technologies for the use in voice and data communications, networking, application processing, multimedia, and global positioning system products. The QTL segment grants licenses and provides rights to use portions of the firm's intellectual property portfolio. The QSI segment focuses on opening new or expanding opportunities for its technologies and supporting the design and introduction of new products and services for voice and data communications. The company was founded by Franklin P. Antonio, Adelia A. Coffman, Andrew Cohen, Klein Gilhousen, Irwin Mark Jacobs, Andrew J. Viterbi, and Harvey P. White in July 1985 and is headquartered in San Diego, CA.

Vice Chairman, Board of Directors
2017 - Current

Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) is a global media and technology company with two primary businesses, Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. Comcast Cable is the nation’s largest video, high-speed Internet and phone provider to residential customers under the XFINITY brand as well as to businesses. NBCUniversal operates 30 news and entertainment cable networks, the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, television production operations, television station groups, Universal Pictures and Universal Parks & Resorts.

President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
2005 - 2010

Charter Communications, Inc. provided entertainment, information and communications solutions to residential and commercial customers. The company offered cable video programming services, such as basic and digital video, premium channels, OnDemand, pay-per-view, high definition television, digital video recorder, and online video services; Internet services; Charter.net, which provides multiple e-mail addresses, as well as various entertainment, games, news, wireless backhaul, and sports content; and telephone services. It also provided broadband communications solutions, such as Internet access, data networking, fiber connectivity to cellular towers and office buildings, video entertainment services, and business telephone services under the Charter Business brand name to business and carrier organizations. Charter Communications was founded in 1993 and was headquartered in Stamford, CT.

Director
Current

C-SPAN (Cable Satellite Public Affairs Networks) is a private, non profit company, created in1979 by the cable television industry as a public service. Our mission is to provide public access to the Political Process. C-SPAN receives no government funding; operations are funded by fees paid by cable and satellite affiliates who carry C-SPAN programming.

Member, Board of Visitors
Current

Duke’s Nicholas School is a School of the Environment - not Environmental Sciences, or Environmental Studies, but the Environment.

Member, Board of Directors
Prior - 2017

The Walter Kaitz Foundation stands at the center of the cable industry’s long-standing commitment to diversity as it seeks to advance the contributions of women and multi-ethnic professionals in cable. Through the funds we raise, the organizations we support, and the programs we produce, the Walter Kaitz Foundation serves as a catalyst for increasing diversity in cable in three areas – its workforce, its supplier base and its programming.

Political Donations
$5,000
2015

The National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) is the Republican Hill committee which works to elect Republicans to the United States House of Representatives. The NRCC was formed in 1866, when the Republican caucuses of the House and Senate formed a "Congressional Committee". It supports the election of Republicans to the House through direct financial contributions to candidates and Republican Party organizations; technical and research assistance to Republican candidates and Party organizations; voter registration, education and turnout programs; and other Party-building activities.

$10K
2015

Senior Strategic Advisor at Squire Patton Boggs LLP

$1,500
2014

Senior Strategic Advisor at Squire Patton Boggs LLP

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Charter Communications, Inc. raised money in a private placement transaction

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Comcast Corporation raised money in a private placement transaction

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Events
Speaker
Aspen, CO, United States
2012 Fortune Brainstorm TECH

Conference for the global leaders of the digital world

Speaker
Aspen Meadows Resort-Aspen, CO
2012 Fortune Brainstorm TECH

Conference for the global leaders of the digital world

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