Virgin Media facts for kids
|Type||Public: (NASDAQ: VMED)|
|When it was created||NTL: 1991; Telewest: 1984|
|Headquarters||Corporate: New York City, United States
Operational: Hook, England, UK
|Key people||James Mooney (Chairman)
Neil Berkett CEO
Richard Branson (Figurehead)
|Things made||Cable television
|Money earned||$16.5 billion (2008)|
Virgin Media Inc. (formerly known as ntl:Telewest, after a merger of NTL Incorporated with Telewest Global, Inc.), became in 2006 the first "quadruple-play" media company in the United Kingdom, bringing together a service consisting of television, Internet, mobile phone and fixed-line telephone services.
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Virgin Media's offices in Nottingham
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