Exec assumes larger role in international media group

Comcast has promoted Duccio Donati to exec veep of its international media group, giving him oversight of E!, Style Network, Versus, Golf Channel and G4 within the division.

Already overseeing programming sales and new media, Donati will add distribution, business development, finance and operations to his responsibilities.

“Duccio has been an integral part of CIMG’s growth strategy and has helped fuel our impress ive growth over the past decade,” said Kevin MacĀ­Lellan, president of CIMG and Comcast Entertainment Prods.

Donati has been with Comcast since 1999, when he began his career there in sales. Named senior VP in 2008, Donati supervised the launch of E! Online in the U.K., Australia, France, Germany and Italy.

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