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Sarnoff, David (1891–1971)

  • By: Scott J. Allen & Jessica Leary Allen
  • In: Encyclopedia of Leadership
  • Edited by: George R. Goethals, Georgia J. Sorenson & James MacGregor Burns
  • Subject:Leadership

Radio and television magnate

David Sarnoff was a man of great vision and creativity. As the founder of NBC and an early champion of radio and television, Sarnoff was largely responsible for bringing these modern media to the masses. According to Kotter, ...

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