Comedy Central Names Walter Levitt New Executive Vice President of Marketing

Levitt will oversee brand development

Comedy Central announced the hiring of Walter Levitt as its new executive vice president of marketing.

Levitt, who will report directly to Comedy Central president Michele Ganeless, will be based in New York City and oversee brand development, consumer marketing and cross-business efforts. 

Levitt previously worked at Canada's Canwest Broadcasting as chief marketing officer.