Joseph Ferraro has been appointed as Vice President, Development at Bravo Media. Based in Los Angeles. He will report to Lara Spotts, Vice President, Development, and will be responsible for developing new original series for the network that define the Bravo brand.
Ferraro joins Bravo from Ryan Seacrest Productions (RSP) where he was Vice President of Development working on The Wanted Life for E! and Girls in the Game for VH1. Prior to RSP, Joseph served as Vice President of Programming at The Oprah Winfrey Network overseeing The Gayle King Show, My Own Time, Home Made Simple and The Rosie Show. Ferraro has worked on many acclaimed series including, American Idol: UK, The Biggest Loser, VH1 Divas, What Perez Sez, Temptation Island, Shipmates and Rupaul’s Drag Race. Ferraro was also a producer/writer for nationally syndicated talk shows including Entertainment Tonight, Leeza, The Martin Short Show and The Caroline Rhea Show.
In addition, Ferraro has written for comedic voices including, Martin Short, Kathy Griffin, Caroline Rhea, William Shatner, Ellen DeGeneres, Tori Spelling, Paula Abdul, Perez Hilton, Dr. Drew Pinsky, Doug Wilson, Mo Rocca, Stacy London, RuPaul, and many more.
Source: Bravo press release