Laraine Mancini is Senior Director, Investor Relations for Time Warner Cable. In that role, she acts as a liaison between the company and the investment community, prepares senior management for investor meetings, presentations and earnings updates, maintains relationships with operating managers to enhance her knowledge of current business trends and initiatives, develops relationships with investors to help broaden the Company’s investor base, and provides input on strategic initiatives and investments regarding anticipated investor reaction. Her team was recognized by Institutional Investor as an All-America Best Investor Relations team.
Prior to joining Time Warner Cable, Mancini was a Vice President and Research Analyst at Merrill Lynch where she was recognized by Institutional Investor as an All-America All-Star analyst for her work in the Broadcast category and was part of the highly ranked Media Research Group. In this role, she led a team that provided investment research and recommendations on companies in the Radio Station, Television Station, Outdoor Advertising, Satellite Radio and Cinema Advertising industries.
Prior to her tenure at Merrill Lynch, Mancini worked as a Research Associate at Lehman Brothers and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette.
Mancini holds a Master of Business Administration in Finance and International Business from New York University’s Stern School of Business and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics with a minor in Chemistry from the University of Vermont. Mancini is a member of Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) and the Media Council at The Paley Center for Media and has served on the Board of MediaMorph, a start-up company that provides cross-platform content distribution management solutions to media companies. She is an Alumni Admissions Representative for the University of Vermont, where she identifies qualified candidates for the University and acts as a mentor for admitted students in making their college decisions. She and her husband, Garrett Verage, live in Grand View-on-Hudson, NY.