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Chesapeake Financial Shares, Inc. (CFS) is a bank holding company. The Company has interest in Chesapeake Bank (the Bank), Chesapeake Investment Group, Inc. (CIG) and CFS Capital Trust (the Trust). The Bank offers mortgage, commercial and consumer loans to its customers. Its loan portfolio includes commercial loans, such as non-real estate, commercial-real-estate, consumer-non real estate and residential real estate. It offers personal and business products and services, including checking, savings, certificates of deposit, mortgages, mobile and online banking, e-services comprising an Internet branch, and a business cash management program. Its securities available for sale include securities of state and political subdivisions, and mortgage-backed securities. CIG offers brokerage, trust and estate management services.

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Comcast's Amy Banse Transitions to Senior Advisor to Comcast After Nearly 30 Years of Leadership at the Company

12:30 pm ET September 24, 2020 (BusinessWire) Print

Comcast Corporation today announced that Amy Banse, Executive Vice President of Comcast and Managing Director and Head of Funds for Comcast Ventures, is retiring after nearly three decades at Comcast. She will remain with the company through the end of 2021, serving as a Senior Advisor to Comcast's Executive Leadership Team.

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"I'm extremely grateful to Amy for the incredible work she has done on behalf of Comcast for so many years, from launching our cable network portfolio, to creating new opportunities for our company as we excelled through the digital age, and successfully leading our venture capital business," said Brian L. Roberts, Chairman and CEO, Comcast Corporation. "Most importantly though, I'd like to thank Amy for her terrific friendship and her strategic advice on so many initiatives beyond her core roles, which has been invaluable to me and to the growth of our company."

Comcast also announced that effective today Comcast Chief Financial Officer Mike Cavanagh will oversee Comcast Ventures. Michael Angelakis, Chairman and CEO of Atairos, will advise Mr. Cavanagh and Comcast Ventures on the organization's strategic and financial priorities during this transition period.

"Amy has been an outstanding leader of Comcast Ventures," said Mr. Cavanagh. "She and her team of top investors have built an impressive portfolio bringing significant value to Comcast through both strategic insights and financial returns. I'm looking forward to continuing to work with Amy in her Senior Advisor role."

Ms. Banse began her career at Comcast in 1991 as an in-house attorney responsible for Comcast Cable's acquisition of programming and content. She quickly expanded her responsibilities to oversee the development of Comcast's cable network portfolio, including the company's investments in E! Entertainment Television and many of its regional sports networks. In 2005, Ms. Banse saw an opportunity for Comcast to reach consumers online and founded Comcast Interactive Media (CIM), overseeing multiple strategic acquisitions as well as the development and management of and In this role, she was key to Comcast's and the industry's launch of TV Everywhere, bringing content to consumers whenever and wherever they want.

For the past 10 years, Ms. Banse has led Comcast Ventures, expanding the team from Philadelphia to include offices in San Francisco, New York, and Los Angeles, growing the portfolio to over 100 companies, and realizing a number of notable exits. Under her leadership, the Comcast Ventures team has been regularly recognized as top investors, winning competitive deals with the fund's robust business development arm and its unique growth engine and accelerator. Comcast Ventures is consistently ranked as a top 10 corporate venture capital arm and Ms. Banse was recently recognized as #3 on the 2020 Global Corporate Venturing Powerlist 100.

Throughout her career at Comcast, Amy has recruited and mentored many individuals who have gone on to become leaders in the organization and has received numerous accolades for her vision. Amy will remain involved with Comcast Ventures as a Senior Advisor and will continue her work with the investment and startup communities. In addition, she serves as an independent director on the boards of Adobe Inc. and The Clorox Company and plans to focus on the areas she is most passionate about, including sustainability, gender equality and mentorship.

About Comcast Corporation

Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is a global media and technology company with three primary businesses: Comcast Cable, NBCUniversal, and Sky. Comcast Cable is one of the United States' largest high-speed internet, video, and phone providers to residential customers under the Xfinity brand, and also provides these services to businesses. It also provides wireless and security and automation services to residential customers under the Xfinity brand. NBCUniversal is global and operates news, entertainment and sports cable networks, the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, television production operations, television station groups, Universal Pictures, and Universal Parks and Resorts. Sky is one of Europe's leading media and entertainment companies, connecting customers to a broad range of video content through its pay television services. It also provides communications services, including residential high-speed internet, phone, and wireless services. Sky operates the Sky News broadcast network and sports and entertainment networks, produces original content, and has exclusive content rights. Visit for more information.

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