Chairman, NBCUniversal News Group, NBCUniversal
2011 rank: Return
In July, Comcast-controlled NBCU named Fili-Krushel to head up a new group, overseeing a lucrative but battle-scarred portfolio that includes NBC News, MSNBC, CNBC, and the Weather
Channel. A trusted lieutenant of NBCU honcho Steve Burke, Fili-Krushel needs to revive Today's sliding ratings.