Herb Scannell and Bill Roedy have been appointed to the positions of Vice Chairman, MTV Networks and President, Nickelodeon Networks and Vice Chairman, MTV Networks and President, MTV Networks International, respectively, it was announced on Wednesday.
Mr. Scannell, in addition to managing the overall businesses of Nickelodeon, Nick at Nite, TV Land, Noggin/The N, and Spike TV, will now oversee the development of several new channels and multimedia offerings for MTV Networks in the U.S. He will also take on responsibility for key MTV Networks’ corporate functions, including Business Development, Human Resources, Law and Business Affairs, IS&T, and Creative Services. Based in New York, he will continue to report to Judy McGrath.
Mr. Roedy, who is currently responsible for MTV Networks’ International operations, will continue to manage that business. He will also oversee his division’s investments and expansions into multi-media platforms and continue to lead global public affairs initiatives. Based in London, he will continue to report to Ms. McGrath.
[Source: PR Newswire]