Dark Horse Comics has promoted Cara O’Neil to Director of Marketing Communications, responsible for supervising the publisher’s social media and public relations staff and serving as a liaison between staff, creators, and licensors.

O’Neil came to Dark Horse Comics in 2017 as Senior Manager of Social Media and Marketing Communications. Previously, she was the Web and New Media Manager for the Oregon Humane Society, and she also was a Bookseller at Powell’s Books.  At Dark Horse she helped expand the company’s social media presence and managed social media campaigns and livestream programming, as well as handling digital advertising and promotion for high-profile titles, including Berserk, The Witcher, Critical Role, Avatar: The Last Airbender, The Umbrella Academy, and Stranger Things.  She has a master’s degree from Portland State University’s publishing program.