Bianchini, 39, is the founder of
"Gina Bianchini's expertise, vision and creativity in the rapidly evolving world of social networking make her uniquely qualified to serve on the Scripps Networks Interactive board," said
Prior to founding Mighty Software, Bianchini was chief executive officer of Ning, a social platform she co-founded in 2004 that enables users to create unique social experiences online. Bianchini guided Ning through
Bianchini created Ning after co-founding and serving as president of
"The marketing power of Scripps Networks Interactive brands and the remarkably high level of engagement the company's networks and websites achieve with media consumers create a multitude of intriguing opportunities in a world that becomes more interactive every day," Bianchini said. "I'm looking forward to working with the management team as a member of the company's board as they guide the business into a very promising and exciting future."
Bianchini graduated with honors from
About Scripps Networks Interactive
Scripps Networks Interactive is one of the leading developers of lifestyle-oriented content for television and the Internet, where on-air programming is complemented with online video, social media areas and e-commerce components on companion websites and broadband vertical channels. The company's media portfolio includes popular lifestyle television and Internet brands HGTV,
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