Keeping Comedy Central at the forefront of the multiplatform age is serious business for Ganeless. With much attention on the debut of new “Daily Show” host Trevor Noah, she also led the rollout of the network’s TV Everywhere app, which offers access to full episodes of Comedy Central series. She sits on the board of the Posse Foundation, an organization dedicated to identifying and training youth leaders from urban public high schools. What’s the most important aspect of mentoring? “Making sure the mentee knows that the bad times, the failures, are just as important as the good times,” she says.

 

Where are the biggest growth areas for women in cable?

The biggest growth areas for everyone in cable are in creative pursuits… the most creative, innovative, and compelling ideas still win the day.

 

What’s the most important aspect of mentoring?

Making sure the mentee knows that the bad times, the failures, are just as important as the good times–they are opportunities to learn.

 

Best trick for maintaining the personal-professional life balance?

Commit to it on your calendar, and be totally present when you are at home.

The Daily

Subscribe

5 Questions: Spectrum Mobile Three Years After Its Debut

With Spectrum Mobile celebrating its three-year anniversary this month, we caught up with chief mobile officer Danny Bowman to chat about its trajectory.

Read the Full Issue
The Skinny is delivered on Tuesday and focuses on the cable profession. You'll stay in the know on the headlines, topics and special issues you value most. Sign Up

Calendar

Jul 16
Diversity List – 2021 Nominations Due: July 16, 2021
Sep 10
Most Powerful Women – 2021 Nominations Due: Sept 10, 2021
Dec 7
Most Powerful Women CelebrationSave the Date!
Full Calendar

Jobs

Seeking an INDUSTRY JOB?
VIEW JOBS

Hiring? In conjunction with our sister brand, Cynopsis, we are offering hiring managers a deep pool of media-savvy, skilled candidates at a range of experience levels and sectors, The result will be an even more robust industry job board, to help both employers and job seekers.

Contact John@cynopsis.com for more information.