Jim Samples was the second manager of Cartoon Network, after Betty Cohen. After his resignation after the 2007 Boston Bomb scare, Stuart Snyder took over his position as being in charge of Cartoon Network.
Boston Bomb scare
On February 9, 2007, Samples decided to resign due to the 2007 Boston Bomb scare and shortly afterwards, Stuart Snyder took over his position as being in charge of Cartoon Network. Snyder has successfully killed Cartoon Network, according to many of its fans.
Samples currently is the President of Scripps' international division. Scripps is known for running channels such as HGTV, Food Network, GAC, and much more.