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Company Overview of Viacom International Media Networks Inc.

Company Overview

Viacom International Media Networks Inc. owns multimedia entertainment brands which include music television, VH1, Nickelodeon, TMF (The Music Factory), VIVA, Flux, Paramount Comedy, Comedy Central, Game One. Viacom International Media Networks Inc. was formerly known as MTV Networks International. The company is based in New York, New York. Viacom International Media Networks Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Viacom, Inc.

1540 Broadway

New York, NY 10036

United States

Key Executives for Viacom International Media Networks Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 50
Chief Operating Officer
Executive Vice President and Managing Director of UK
Managing Director of South Europe
Executive Vice President and Managing Director of Asia
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Viacom International Media Networks Inc. Key Developments

QMI Content Signs Major Agreement with Media Group Viacom International Media Networks

QMI Content announced that it has reached a major multi-platform agreement with Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN). Under the agreement, TVA Group's specialty service Yoopa and Videotron, through Club illico, will be able to add significantly to their kids and youth offering with VIMN's best programs for children and adolescents. Yoopa and Club illico will thus confirm their status as the number 1 destinations in Québec for preschool and youth television and subscription video-on-demand, with unparalleled French-language youth programming. The agreement also enables Yoopa to offer a number of new episodes of hit content to its subscribers starting next spring, including new seasons of the successful series Kung Fu Panda, Team Umizoomi and Bubble Guppies, amongst others.

Viacom International Media Networks Enters into a Collaboration with SMIT

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Asia, a division of Viacom Inc. announced it has entered collaboration with SMIT. My Nick Jr., a user-personalized edutainment programming service that allows parents to curate and customize their children's multiplatform linear viewing experience around 11 educational themes, will be launched in China by both partners -- marking the first time in the world that My Nick Jr. will be delivered as a dedicated over-the-top (OTT) service.

Viacom International Media Networks Appoints Paras Sharma as VP of MTV Brand, Comedy Central and Digital Media Asia

Viacom International Media Networks has appointed Paras Sharma as the VP of MTV Brand, Comedy Central and Digital Media Asia. He will be replacing Sian Ju Tan, the Asia VP of MTV and Comedy Central Brands. Sian Ju who has been serving her notice, has been part of the MTV family for over 18 years. Sharma will be reporting to Indra Suharjono, the executive VP and managing director of Asia. He will begin the journey with Viacom from 17 March and will be based in Singapore. The expanded role sees Sharma leading the implementation of new strategies to drive synergies and grow the brands across different business lines and platforms in Asia. He comes with an extensive experience from the world of movies, music and sports. Prior to VIMN, Sharma was the VP of FOX International Channels in Asia.

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