Cofounder named VP of Business Development at Image Comics

Image Comics has appointed Jim Viscardi as its new vice president of business development. In his new role, Viscardi will be responsible for overseeing audience growth and building new business relationships for the company. He will work closely with the sales and marketing teams and report directly to Image Comics publisher and chief creative officer, Eric Stephenson.

Viscardi co-founded the popular comics news site in 2015 and managed editorial strategy, content creation, video production, and social media growth. The site was acquired by CBS Interactive, now Paramount Global, in 2018 and remains a top source of news for the comic industry. Prior to his role at, Viscardi worked in marketing and communications at Marvel Entertainment.

In an interview with Image Comics about his new role, Viscardi expressed his excitement about joining the company and contributing to its legacy of fostering creative independence while driving strategic business growth. He emphasized the importance of pushing boundaries, inspiring innovation, and amplifying the voices of creators worldwide.

Stephenson welcomed Viscardi’s appointment as vice president of business development at Image Comics. “I have known Jim for around a decade,” he said in a statement. “His passion for comics is unmatched, and I believe that he will bring a fresh perspective to our team.” Stephenson praised Viscardi’s work ethic and unique perspective on how to drive growth in the comics industry through innovation and creativity.

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