CNN International Commercial (CNNIC) has appointed Karen Vera as Creative Lead for Create, Asia Pacific. Based in Hong Kong, Vera is responsible for leading CNN’s award winning, in-house brand studio Create across the APAC region. Vera will be working closely with CNNIC’s Ad Sales, Content Sales, Licensing, Audience and Data teams to develop targeted, multiplatform solutions for commercial clients.

Vera’s appointment reinforces CNNIC’s commitment to strengthening its creative branded content capabilities in Asia Pacific. By expanding the Create team, CNNIC increases its capacity to produce out of the box content solutions that are valuable to advertisers and audiences specific to the region.


Sunita Rajan, Senior Vice President, Advertising Sales, Asia Pacific, CNN International Commerciacommented, “CNN is committed to bringing best-in-class content and experience to its customers and enabling that, is our highly-experienced talent pool. CNNIC’s brand studio Create is an integral part of our success story and Karen’s industry knowledge and skill set will be a great value add to the team here in Asia.”