Viacom launches Daily Show on Amazon’s Alexa in the UK


Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) is launching a spin-off digest of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah for Amazon Alexa users in the UK. Customers… Read more

Viacom names international Paramount, BET bosses

Jill Offman

Jill Offman and Alex Okosi have again risen at Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN). Comedy Central International head and Comedy Central and MTV UK managing… Read more

MTV launches localised Snapchat channel in France

Snapchat Discover

Viacom-owned music channel MTV has launched a localised ‘Publisher Story’ on Snapchat’s Discover platform in France. This is Viacom’s first fully localised, non-English channel to… Read more

Viacom creates advanced advertising group


Viacom has created an Advanced Advertising group to lead product innovation and advanced analytics across all screens and platforms. Head of data strategy Bryson Gordon… Read more

Discovery appoints SVP of data and analytics

Christopher McGrath

Discovery Communications has appointed former Viacom executive, Christopher McGrath, as senior vice president of data and analytics. Reporting to chief technology officer John Honeycutt, McGrath… Read more

Viacom’s Bakish reveals skinny bundle plans

Bob Bakish

Viacom is in advanced talks with one US service provider to be part of the new wave of ‘skinny bundles’ aimed at cord-cutters and cord-nevers,… Read more

Viacom’s Flamman takes on new MTV and Nick role

Pete Flamman

Peter Flamman has landed a new role at Viacom and will oversee MTV and Nickelodeon across a large chunk of Europe as well as in… Read more

Viacom launches new MTV Play mobile app

MTV Play

Viacom International Media Networks has launched a new MTV Play mobile app in the Netherlands and Belgium. The launch marks the first Play Plex launch… Read more

Akado adds MTV Russia to line-up

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Russian service provider Akado has added MTV Russia to its programming line-up as part of its basic digital package. The addition of the channel comes… Read more

Bakish makes raft of new appointments at Viacom

Bob Bakish

Bob Bakish’s restructuring of US media giant Viacom has continued with appointment of a music programming chief, general managers for Comedy Central and TV Land,… Read more