Kristy Mancuso is the Director of Financial Planning and Analysis for the International department at Scripps Networks Interactive. In her role she is responsible for long range planning, budgeting, and forecasting. She provides guidance to the accounting and finance business units around the globe. She is the central point of coordination with the programming and marketing teams on program licensing activity along with marketing controls and spend. She was heavily involved with the acquisition of Travel Channel International in 2012 and the Asian Food Channel in 2013.
Prior to joining Scripps in 2011, Kristy was a Financial Account Manager at Showtime Networks Inc. in the Affiliate Finance department where she worked on developing revenue models in support of contract negotiations. Here she was part of the professional supported CBS Big Brother/Big Sister mentoring program that helped underprivileged teens who were interested in the media business. Kristy started her career working at Honeywell, a fortune 100 diversified technology company known for process excellence.
Kristy graduated from Baruch College with a degree in Economics. She was a member of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society and Alpha Beta Gamma International Business Honor Society. She currently resides in New York City with her husband Rob and newborn daughter Molly. She enjoys travelling and great restaurants.