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Amos Hostetter – Continental Cablevision

In 1963, Hostetter invested $4,000 in a cable company with a fraternity brother. Continental Cablevision would eventually become the largest privately held cable company in the country, and sell to US West for $11 billion. Hostetter would later buy the company back, rename it MediaOne, and sell it to AT&T for $58 billion three years…
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