Catherine Avgiris Named Senior Vice President
and General Manager of Communications and
Data Services for Comcast Cable
March 15, 2010 10:18 AM Eastern Daylight Time
PHILADELPHIA--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK), one of
the nation’s leading providers of entertainment, information and communication products and services, announced
today that Cathy Avgiris has been named Senior Vice President and General Manager of Communications and Data
Services for Comcast Cable. Avgiris is responsible for all aspects of Comcast’s Xfinity Internet and Xfinity Voice
services as well as the Company’s High-Speed 2go 4G/3G wireless data service.
“Cathy has done a tremendous job growing our voice business and launching our 4G wireless data service,” said
David Juliano, Executive Vice President of Comcast Cable. “Under her leadership, Comcast became the third-
largest residential phone services provider in the U.S. in less than four years and I’m confident that Cathy’s
management expertise will enable us to continue to innovate and grow these other businesses, especially in light of
our recent Xfinity launch.”
As a 17-year veteran of the communications industry, Avgiris’ influence extends beyond her recent success with
Comcast Digital Voice and Comcast High-Speed 2go. From 2000 to 2005, she served as Senior Vice President of
Finance for Comcast Cable and managed all financial and operations activities for the online and voice businesses.
Avgiris has received numerous accolades for her achievements including: being named one of the “Top 15 Women in
Business” by PINK Magazine, the “Most Powerful Women in Cable” by Cableworld, a “Wonder Women” by
MultiChannel News, and a recipient of the Women in Cable and Telecommunications (WICT) Liberty Award.
Avgiris earned her bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Baruch College and she is a Certified Public Accountant in
New York and Pennsylvania. She is a member of the Forum for Executive Women, and has served in leadership