As Vice President, Development, Bravo Media, Joseph Ferraro is responsible for developing new original series for the network that define the Bravo brand. Based in Los Angeles, Ferraro reports to Rachel Smith, Senior Vice President, Development, Bravo Media.
Most recently Ferraro developed the newest installation to the hit franchise,The Real Housewives of Dallas, as well asMarried to Medicine Houstonand Sweet Home Oklahoma and the recently announcedCyrus vs. Cyrus: Design and Conquer.
Ferraro joined Bravo in 2014 from Ryan Seacrest Productions (RSP) where he was Vice President, Development working onThe Wanted Lifefor E! andGirls in the Gamefor VH1. Prior to RSP, Joseph served as Vice President, Programming at The Oprah Winfrey Network overseeingThe Gayle King Show,My Own Time,Home Made SimpleandThe Rosie Show. Ferraro has worked on many acclaimed series includingAmerican Idol: UK,The Biggest Loser,VH1 Divas,What Perez Sez,Temptation Island,ShipmatesandRuPaul’s Drag Race. Ferraro was also a producer/writer for nationally syndicated talk shows includingEntertainment Tonight,Leeza,The Martin Short ShowandThe Caroline Rhea Show.
In addition, Ferraro has written for comedic voices including Martin Short, Kathy Griffin, Caroline Rhea, William Shatner, Ellen DeGeneres, RuPaul and many more.