Cablevision has promoted cable industry engineer Pragash Pillai to senior vice president, network management and operations. Prior to his new title, Pillai was senior vice president, digital network technology at Cablevision.
Three years ago, Pillai came to Cablevision as vice president, digital network engineering after Cablevision bought Bresnan Communications the same year.
At Bresnan, Pillai held the positions of senior vice president, engineering and technology and technology, and vice president, engineering and technology.
Prior to Bresnan, Pillai was vice president, advanced engineering, digital video at Charter Communications. In 2003, Pillai was the "Young Engineer Award" winner for the key role he played in Charter's rollout of video-on-demand and high-definition television.