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Jeff Immelt: Jeff Zucker "As Good As Anyone Running A Media Company Today"

03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Would General Electric CEO (GE) Jeff Immelt like to see NBC Universal CEO Jeff Zucker stick around, even if GE sells off majority control of its broadcast, cable and theme park businesses? "Totally," the GE top man tells BusinessWeek. ...

"He's a smart, tough media executive who is not afraid of change at a very difficult time for the media industry," says Immelt. "I think he's as good as anyone running a media company today, and he's only 42 years old." (Zucker is actually 44 years old.)

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