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Dana Strong, named new CEO of SKY Group owned by Comcast. She was placed at Comcast as President of Consumer Services by Howard Fischer Associates in 2018

2021-01-12T23:00:44+00:00

Howard Fischer Associates (HFA), one of the leading executive and board search firms in the nation for more than 35 years, is proud to share that Dana Strong, who HFA helped place as President of Consumer Services for Comcast Cable in 2018, has been appointed as CEO of Sky Group, reporting to Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian L. Roberts.

In her previous role as President of Consumer Services, Dana was responsible for Comcast’s $35B residential business, leading innovative product and market launches in broadband, video, home security, and mobile. Under her leadership, the company achieved record subscriber and broadband growth and the company’s highest levels of customer satisfaction.

With more than 25 years of international experience in global telecommunications and media in the UK and European markets, Strong previously served as President and COO of Virgin Media in the UK, Chief Transformation Officer of Liberty Global, as well as Chief Executive Officer of UPC Ireland and Chief Operating Officer of AUSTAR in Australia.

“There are few businesses that have the track record of Sky, and I am delighted to have the opportunity to lead the company. I look forward to working with this incredible team to continue to grow the business and shape the next chapter for Sky,” said Strong.

For more information about Dana’s promotion to Group CEO, visit: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210106005439/en/.

To read about Dana’s 2018 placement as President of Consumer Services, visit:  https://hfischer.com/hfa-helps-comcast-recruit-dana-strong-as-president-consumer-services/