Comcast Names Doug Gaston Vice President and Deputy General Counsel
Comcast Cable Communications, Inc. today announced that Doug Gaston has been promoted to Vice President and Deputy General Counsel.
In this newly created position, Gaston will assume additional administrative duties within the company's Legal department while continuing to represent and advise Comcast Cable management on legal and regulatory issues. Prior to this appointment, he served as Deputy General Counsel.
"Doug's advice is sought and respected throughout the company," said Tom Nathan, senior vice president and general counsel for Comcast Cable. "His enthusiasm, commitment and sound judgment have been and will continue to be instrumental to the company's success."
Gaston joined Comcast in 1996 as Assistant Deputy General Counsel and was promoted to Deputy General Counsel in January 2000.
A resident of Philadelphia, Gaston received his Juris Doctorate Degree from Villanova University School of Law. He also holds a B.A. in Radio, Television and Film Production from Temple University.
About Comcast Cable
Headquartered in Philadelphia, Comcast Cable is a division of Comcast Corporation (www.comcast.com), a developer, manager and operator of broadband cable networks and provider of programming content. Comcast Cable is the third largest cable company in the United States. Providing basic cable, digital cable and high speed Internet services, Comcast Cable is the company to look to first for the communications products and services that connect people to what's important in their lives. Incorporating pending cable transactions, the company's more than 10,000 cable division employees will serve more than 8.4 million customers in six geographic regions.