Michael Marinello


As senior vice president, corporate communications, Michael V. Marinello drives Turner’s corporate communications efforts, including brand reputation; messaging across all external owned, digital and social media platforms; media relations; thought leadership; and the overall coordinated communications strategy. He is also a key partner to Turner’s corporate executive team and the Global Technology Organization.
Michael was previously global head of communications, technology, brand and sustainability for Bloomberg LP where he developed a cross-platform positioning and reputation subsidiary for the Technology, Innovation and Design organization (Tech at Bloomberg). He was also part of a core team responsible for the development, unveiling and management of their first ever Silicon Valley R&D Office. Additionally, he created and led Bloomberg’s Branded Entertainment Group, working closely with major television productions, including HBO’s The Newsroom and Silicon Valley, Showtime’s Billions and several major motion pictures, including The Big Short, Money Monster and Equity. Previously, he ran the global Core and Financial Products communications team responsible for the Bloomberg “Terminal” and Enterprise businesses.
Before joining Bloomberg LP, Michael was responsible for the launch of both Bloomberg Philanthropies and the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40), and served as Mike Bloomberg’s personal spokesperson and managed his personal digital and social media platforms. Prior to his time with Bloomberg, he ran communications and analyst relations for Microsoft Office, and before that Microsoft’s Intellectual Property and Licensing Division. He has also worked at The GCI Group (Grey Advertising), Becton, Dickinson and Company and served in the U.S. Senate for Senators Daniel Patrick Moynihan (NY) and Robert Kerrey (NE).
Turner is a global media company that creates and programs branded news, entertainment, sports, animation and young adult multi-platform content for consumers around the world. Turner brands and businesses are some of the most valuable in the world and include CNN, TBS, TNT, TCM, truTV, Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Adult Swim, Turner Sports, Bleacher Report, FilmStruck, Super Deluxe, iStreamPlanet and ELEAGUE.