SiriusXM announced it has named Jack Vaughn as its Senior Vice President, Comedy Programming. In this new position, Vaughn will spearhead all of SiriusXM’s comedy programming. He will report to Scott Greenstein, SiriusXM’s President and Chief Content Officer.
Vaughn joins SiriusXM from New Wave Entertainment, a creative content company, where he served as SVP, Production and Distribution. Vaughn was the creator of Comedy Central Records, the Grammy Award-winning record label that was home to comedians such as Mitch Hedberg, Amy Schumer, Jim Gaffigan, Dane Cook, Kevin Hart, Lewis Black, Daniel Tosh, and Denis Leary among many others.
“We are very excited to have Jack join SiriusXM to lead our comedy programming, which is an important part of our unique and premium content,” said Scott Greenstein, SiriusXM’s President and Chief Content Officer. “We believe Jack’s experience will help create further opportunities to grow our comedy offering. His proven track record and key relationships in the comedy world make him an ideal executive to join SiriusXM.”