Comcast Corporation Names Amy Banse As Executive Vice President Of New Programming Investments Division
Comcast Corporation today announced the promotion of Amy Banse as executive vice president of its newly created programming investments division, formed to seek new programming opportunities and to help manage Comcast's investments in television networks.
Comcast Corporation President and CEO Brian Roberts said, "Amy and her team have done a tremendous job of building our content portfolio. Comcast's programming is among the most visible on television today, thanks in part to their considerable efforts. The new programming investments division will continue to look for and invest in content with the aim of delighting viewers and shareholders alike."
Banse joined Comcast in 1991 as an in-house attorney responsible for programming acquisition. In 1997, she was promoted to vice president of programming investments. Banse graduated from Harvard University in 1982 and from Temple Law School in 1987. She and her husband and their four children live in Philadelphia.
Comcast Corporation (www.comcast.com) is principally involved in the development, management and operation of broadband cable networks, and in the provision of electronic commerce and programming content. The company is the largest cable company in the United States, serving approximately 21.4 million cable subscribers. The Company's commerce and content businesses include majority ownership of QVC, Comcast Spectacor, Comcast SportsNet, E! Entertainment Television, Style, The Golf Channel, Outdoor Life Network and G4. Comcast Class A common stock and Class A Special common stock is traded on The NASDAQ Stock Market under the symbols CMCSA and CMCSK, respectively.