Jeff Shell, chairman of Common Filmed Leisure Group at NBC Common Media LLC, speaks in the course of the yearly Milken Institute World Convention in Beverly Hills , California, U.S., on Wednesday, May perhaps 4, 2016. 

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New NBCUniversal CEO Jeff Shell said he has analyzed good for COVID-19 in an e-mail despatched to NBCUniversal staff.

Shell wrote that he is “enhancing each individual working day” though operating remotely in Los Angeles. He emphasized that NBC staff that can get the job done from home ought to carry on to do so indefinitely.

“The other reason to work from household is that in the party you agreement the virus, it will limit the variety of your colleagues you inadvertently expose. As some of you now know, I myself am in this category. I a short while ago have been emotion beneath the climate and just discovered that I have tested constructive for Covid-19. Despite the fact that the virus has been rough to cope with, I have managed to function remotely in LA and am strengthening each individual working day,” Shell wrote.

Shell took above for Steve Burke as NBCUniversal’s CEO on Jan. 1. 

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