Phil Kent

Phil Kent is retired chairman and CEO of Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. (TBS, Inc.). He was responsible for a portfolio of news, entertainment and animation, young adult & kids networks and businesses including CNN/U.S., CNN International, and HLN; TBS, TNT, Turner Classic Movies and truTV; Cartoon Network and Adult Swim; and Turner Sports. Globally, Turner Broadcasting operates more than 130 channels in some 30 languages in more than 200 countries. Previously, he served as president and chief operating officer of CNN News Group. His career at TBS, Inc. also includes broad international experience as president of Turner Broadcasting System International (TBSI).