Craig Parks is Vice President, Programming for Watchable, Comcast’s new cross-platform video service that curates a selection of the best content from popular online video networks and shows. Craig joined Comcast in June of 2015 and is responsible programming, editorial, and operations for the service.
Prior to Comcast, Craig worked for Pivot (Participant Media), where he served as SVP of Live & Event programming. In this role, he was responsible for the network’s live talk show, “TakePart Live,” the Peabody Awards, the creation of digital and interstitial content video content for TakePart.com and branded content for sponsors and partners. Before that, Craig worked at IFC as Senior Vice President, Digital Media & Alternative Content, where he led the charge in building the network’s online presence and growing fan base around its roster of original comedy series.
Prior to joining IFC in 2007, Craig held production and creative roles across various networks including AMC Networks, ABC Family, MTV and VH1. Craig is a graduate of University of Florida. He is also an alumnus of CTAM’s executive management program, CTAM U, at Harvard Business School.