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2014-03-11 12:28:27

"New Model" Youth Entertainment Experience Returns After Garnering 15 Million Views and 10 Million Engagements. LOS ANGELES, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- @SummerBreak, the social media real-time reality show is coming back. Casting has begun on the program, which will put followers back in the middle of the action as a group of SoCal teenagers explode out of high school for one, final life-changing summer together. Launched in 2013 by AT&T, BBDO and The Chernin Group,...

2011-05-05 09:30:00

NEW YORK, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B) announced today that Judy McGrath is resigning from her position as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of its MTV Networks division. Ms. McGrath, who began her career with the company as a copywriter at MTV in 1981, was named Chairman and CEO of MTV Networks in July 2004. The company said that a successor would not be named. Ms. McGrath said, "The people of MTV Networks have always been singularly...

2011-01-31 12:53:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross today announced four new members to the Board of Governors: Richard Davis, Judy McGrath, Joe Robles and Bill Simon. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090108/RedCrossLOGO) "We are honored that these four prestigious individuals have accepted their nominations to the Board of Governors," said Gail McGovern, president and CEO of the American Red Cross. "They will provide valuable expertise and counsel to...

2008-10-06 15:00:23

Washington, Hollywood and music elite were on hand Friday night at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner for the 2008 "Power of Music" YouthAIDS Gala. Global Ambassador Ashley Judd hosted the star-studded affair which raised over $1.2 million in the fight against the global HIV/AIDS pandemic. The event was presented by Salamander Hospitality, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., Viacom and MTV Networks. A private reception for VIPs was hosted by Cartier and Hard Rock and Gibson Guitar...

2007-01-11 18:00:19

NEW YORK, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MTV Networks (MTVN), a unit of Viacom Inc. , today announced that Michael Wolf, President and Chief Operating Officer, MTVN, and Nicole Browning, President of Affiliate Sales and Marketing, MTVN, will be leaving the company. Judy McGrath, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of MTV Networks, said: "Michael's been a long-time strategic partner to MTV Networks, and we're grateful to have had his undivided attention devoted to our company for the...

2006-08-09 17:24:20

NEW YORK -- Viacom Inc.'s MTV Networks on Wednesday said it would buy Internet video and games company Atom Entertainment Inc. for $200 million as big media companies move to compete with online upstarts such as video leader YouTube.com. MTV Networks hopes to grow its main audience of young viewers with Atom's portfolio of online videos created by Internet users, short independent films and casual online games, said Chairman and Chief Executive Judy McGrath. "This acquisition is in line with...

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