Alan Wurtzel

Alan Wurtzel

On October 9, 2012, Alan will be releasing his book, 'Good to Great to Gone', with Diversion Books. 'Good to Great to Gone: The 60 Year Rise and Fall of Circuit City' chronicles the history of appliance giant Circuit City, founded in 1949 by Sam Wurtzel. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Alan Wurtzel has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1997 Congressional News Conference as a Vice Chair for the Circuit City Stores. The year with the most videos was 2005 with two videos. Most appearances with Jack Valenti (2), Daniel K. Inouye (2), Martin Franks (2). Most common tags: Censorship, First Amendment, Violence in media.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2005 - Present Chief Executive, Broadcast Standards and Practices, NBC Videos: 2 c. February 27, 2004 - Present President, Research and Media Development, NBC Videos: 1 c. September 9, 1997 - Present Vice Chair, Circuit City Stores Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Decency in the Media, Morning

    Decency in the Media, Morning

    In the morning session of a day-long forum, representatives from a variety of interests including the cable industry,…

  • Decency in the Media, Afternoon

    Decency in the Media, Afternoon

    In the afternoon session of a day-long forum, representatives from a variety of interests including the cable industry,…

  • Broadcast Decency

    Broadcast Decency

    Television and radio executives testified about proposed legislation to strengthen the FCC enforcement of broadcast…

  • Senate Minority Leader News Conference

    Senate Minority Leader News Conference

    At his daily press conference, Senator Daschle and others stressed the importance of national testing standards. They…

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