Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA, CMCSK), one of the nation's leading providers of entertainment, information and communication products and services, announced today that it has promoted Sena Fitzmaurice to Vice President, Government Communications. In this capacity, Ms. Fitzmaurice leads the Company's government affairs communications activities in Washington, D.C. She will continue to report to D'Arcy Rudnay, Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications.
"Sena has successfully led our national communications strategy in Washington for some of the most important initiatives that impact our company and our industry," said David L. Cohen, Executive Vice President, Comcast Corporation. "Sena is a talented professional with a unique ability to navigate complex issues and communicate them to critical stakeholders."
Ms. Fitzmaurice is responsible for Comcast's proactive communication with national audiences on all federal, regulatory and legislative issues. She has led the strategy and execution of the company's communications with these audiences through mergers and acquisitions as well as major legislative actions and regulatory events.
Prior to joining Comcast in 2006, Ms. Fitzmaurice was a principal with the lobbying firm Wexler & Walker Public Policy Associates in Washington, D.C., where she created strategic public affairs plans for her clients. Prior to that, she worked for Comcast in communications in its Philadelphia headquarters. Sena was recognized by CableFax for her work in communications at Comcast.
Ms. Fitzmaurice received her bachelor's degree from The American University.
About Comcast Corporation
Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) (www.comcast.com) is one of the nation's leading providers of entertainment, information and communication products and services. With 23.6 million cable customers, 15.9 million high-speed Internet customers, and 7.6 million Comcast Digital Voice customers, Comcast is principally involved in the development, management and operation of cable systems and in the delivery of programming content.
Comcast's content networks and investments include E! Entertainment Television, Style Network, Golf Channel, VERSUS, G4, PBS KIDS Sprout, TV One, 11 regional sports networks operated by Comcast Sports Group and Comcast Interactive Media, which develops and operates Comcast's Internet businesses, including Comcast.net (www.comcast.net). Comcast also has a majority ownership in Comcast-Spectacor, which owns two professional sports teams, the Philadelphia 76ers NBA basketball team and the Philadelphia Flyers NHL hockey team, and a large, multipurpose arena in Philadelphia, the Wachovia Center, and manages other facilities for sporting events, concerts and other events.