Comcast hires president, consumer services

Comcast has announced that it has named Dana Strong President, Consumer Services, the company said.

Strong will be responsible for the go-to-market strategy of the residential business of Comcast Cable. She will oversee Comcast´s Xfinity brand and products, including its video, broadband, voice, home and mobile products as well as the consumer sales and marketing, digital, Xfinity.com and data intelligence groups that support the strategy and growth of the Consumer business.

The current leaders of those business units will remain in their positions and report to her.

Strong joins Comcast from Virgin Media, a fully owned subsidiary of Liberty Global, where she serves as President and Chief Operating Officer.

Comcast is a global media and technology company with two primary businesses, Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. Comcast Cable is one of the nation´s largest video, high-speed Internet, and phone providers to residential customers under the XFINITY brand, and also provides these services to businesses. It also provides wireless and security and automation services to residential customers under the XFINITY brand. NBCUniversal operates news, entertainment and sports cable networks, the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, television production operations, television station groups, Universal Pictures and Universal Parks and Resorts. Visit www.comcastcorporation.com for more information.