Frank Comerford is the Chief Revenue Officer and President of Commercial Operations for the NBC Universal Owned Television Stations. In this role, Comerford oversees all commercial efforts for the divisionâs 10 NBC television stations 17 Telemundo Stations, the COZI Network, NECN (a Regional Cable News Network), 10 online properties and multiple digital out-of-home properties. In addition he oversees National Sales efforts for 6 Comcast Regional Sports Networks. Comerford has worked in the television industry for more than 30 years joining NBC in 1994.Before being promoted to his current role in April 2008; he was President and General Manager of NBCâs flagship station, WNBC-TV.
Comerford is very active in the community and serves on many charitable boards, including the Lutheran Medical Center, the Association for a Better New York, the Executive Board of NYC & Company, the Archdiocese of New York Catholic Charity, Xavier High School, the St. Patrickâs Day Parade Committee, The John A. Reisenbach Foundation and the Diocese of Brooklynâs TVC. He is also a member of the Executive Committee of the Television Advertising Bureau and is the immediate past Chairman of that organizationâs Board. He has been honored by several prestigious organizations, including CAPP, Abilities School, the Diocese of Brooklyn, the Friends of AHRC Autism Program and New Yorkers for Children. In 2012 Frank was the Grand Marshall of the NYC Saint Patrickâs Day Parade. Comerford holds a BS in Business Administration and Finance from Georgetown University. He resides in Manhattan and Long Island with his wife, Maura, and their son Francis.