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Jim Viscardi Joins Image Comics as VP of Business Development, Promoting Creative Independence and Strategic Growth in the Industry

BySamantha Jones

Apr 3, 2024
Jim Viscardi appointed as Vice President of Business Development at Image Comics

Jim Viscardi, a prominent figure in the comic book industry, has joined Image Comics as the VP of Business Development. He was previously hired by the publisher of The Walking Dead. Before joining Image, Viscardi worked at Marvel Entertainment where he was involved in marketing, communications, and retailer relations. Notable projects during his time at Marvel include the 2012 Avengers vs. X-Men event and the introduction of Miles Morales as Spider-Man in 2011.

At Image Comics, Viscardi will report to Eric Stephenson, who serves as the publisher and chief creative officer. In a statement, Viscardi expressed his excitement about joining Image Comics and contributing to the company’s legacy of fostering creative independence and strategic business growth that benefits partners in the Direct Market and beyond. He emphasized the importance of pushing boundaries, inspiring innovation, and amplifying the voices of creators worldwide.

Viscardi co-founded comibook.com in 2015 which was later sold to CBS Interactive. At the site, he managed editorial strategy and helped it become a prominent platform. With his experience in both business development and editorial strategy, Viscardi is well-equipped to help Image Comics continue its tradition of supporting creativity and empowering artists.

By Samantha Jones

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