Jim Walton To Exit CNN At Year's End
July 27, 2012 at 1:07 PM (PT)
Longtime CNN WORLDWIDE President JIM WALTON will exit the network at the end of the year. WALTON has been with the network since shortly after its 1981 debut, starting as a prompter operator; he announced his departure in an e-mail to staff TODAY (7/27).
WALTON said that he will continue in his present role while the company searches for his successor.