Women in Entertainment 2010 - Power 100 List
Since General Electric signed a deal in December 2009 to sell 51 percent of NBC Universal to Comcast, Calpeter’s workload has increased exponentially. “I feel like I’m kind of doing two, maybe three jobs,” she says, from day-to-day operations and the complex details of the transition to raising $9.1 billion for NBC Uni’s IPO. That has left her little time for friends or recreation, save for a two-week summer vacation on the Jersey Shore, but she’s not complaining. “It’s exhausting but incredibly exhilarating,” the Cornell graduate says. It’s certainly not the life she envisioned as a girl growing up in Syracuse, N.Y., where she was a multisport athlete with dreams of becoming a veterinarian. “I’m triaging businesses instead of Labrador retrievers,” she says with a laugh.
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