Risafi rises at Comedy net

Exec new senior veep at laffer channel

Comedy Central has upped Peter Risafi to senior VP, brand marketing and executive creative director. He will report to exec VP-general manager Michele Ganeless.

In his newly expanded role, Risafi will be responsible for all brand creative and strategic marketing. He’ll remain based at Comedy Central’s New York HQ, where he also will oversee all network-related consumer products and special events efforts.

Risafi has spearheaded two network brand redesigns since joining Comedy Central. Previously, he was executive producer and creative director for the launch of SoapNet for Disney/ABC Cable Networks and VP-creative director of Lifetime’s on-air and print advertising.

Filed Under:

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Scene News from Variety