MTV Networks Announces New Appointments In Its Business And Legal Affairs Department
David Sussman, executive vice president and general counsel for MTV Networks (MTVN), announced that the business and legal affairs operations at MTV Networks will have a new management structure to better serve MTV Networks' overall music initiatives and its music channels and businesses. As a result of these changes, two senior attorneys for the company, Sabrina Silverberg and George Cheeks, will be taking on new and expanded roles and responsibilities.
George Cheeks will be responsible for the Business and Legal Affairs operations of the networks led by Van Toffler, MTV Networks Group president, including MTV, MTV2, VH1, CMT and LOGO. Mr. Cheeks' new title is executive vice president and general counsel for the MTV Networks Music Group and LOGO. He will work closely with senior managers from each network, overseeing the day to day Business Affairs and Legal operations for each unit and report directly to Mr. Sussman.
Sabrina Silverberg will head up MTVN's Music Strategy and Relations operations for all MTV Networks. Ms. Silverberg's new title is executive vice president, Music Strategy and Relations for MTV Networks. In her new role, Ms. Silverberg will oversee strategic music-related transactions and policies for all of MTV Networks' channels and businesses worldwide, including management of music transactions and issues handled by Business and Legal Affairs lawyers and by executives throughout MTV Networks worldwide, as well as for the MTVN Music and Media Licensing group. She will work closely with and advise senior managers with respect to strategic music-related transactions and issues throughout MTV Networks and will report directly to Mr. Sussman.
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