Waz Returns to Full-Time Comcast Public Policy Post
Joe Waz, former top public policy exec with Comcast, is
returning as senior strategic adviser in public policy and external affairs.
Waz retired in April 2011 after 17 years with the company,
though he remained a consultant. His primary responsibility had been public
David Cohen heads up public policy for the company, and will
continue to do so. Waz will divide his time between Los Angeles, where he moved after
retiring, and Washington. "For decades, Joe's wise counsel and thought
leadership has been sought across a variety of public policy topics," said
Cohen. "We look forward to Joe's active re-engagement with the public
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Contributing editor John Eggerton has been an editor and/or writer on media regulation, legislation and policy for over four decades, including covering the FCC, FTC, Congress, the major media trade associations, and the federal courts. In addition to Multichannel News and Broadcasting + Cable, his work has appeared in Radio World, TV Technology, TV Fax, This Week in Consumer Electronics, Variety and the Encyclopedia Britannica.