Comcast Names John Vonk Vice President of Marketing, Core Video Products
Comcast Cable, the country's leading cable and broadband communications provider, today announced that John Vonk has been named Vice President of Marketing, Core Video Products.
Vonk, who joined Comcast in 2002 as Vice President of Marketing for Comcast's Western Division will be responsible for directing marketing strategy for the company's video services, focusing on customer acquisitions, retention and competitive marketing initiatives. He previously served as Vice President of Marketing for AT&T Broadband's Washington market and Vice President for Market Strategy Development for MediaOne Group. Prior to joining the cable industry, Vonk was a principal for the firm of Booz, Allen & Hamilton in San Francisco, Calif., where he consulted on business development efforts for Universal Studios, USA, the Sci-Fi Network, NBC and various other entertainment companies.
"We are excited to have John join our leadership team in Philadelphia," said Andy Addis, Senior Vice President of Marketing and New Products. "His extensive background and expertise in cable marketing will help us continue to position Comcast as an industry leader in offering customers a great entertainment value in an increasingly competitive marketplace."
Vonk holds a B.S. in Business from San Francisco State University and an M.B.A from Stanford University's Graduate School of Business. He will be relocating to the Philadelphia area.
About Comcast Cable
Headquartered in Philadelphia, Comcast Cable is a division of Comcast Corporation, a developer, manager and operator of broadband cable networks and provider of programming content. With a presence in 22 of the top 25 United States markets, Comcast is one of the leading communications, media and entertainment companies in the world. Providing basic cable, Digital Cable, high-speed Internet and telephone services, Comcast is the company to look to first for the communications products and services that connect people to what's important in their lives. The company's 59,000 employees serve more than 21 million customers.