DEN Pegs Frank Mancuso To Board
DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK, INC. (DEN), a privately held interactive entertainment Web site, announced that prominent entertainment industry veteran FRANK MANCUSO has joined its board of directors. With a distinguished career that spans over four decades, Mancuso most recently served as chairman and CEO of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. and remains a special consultant and member of its board of directors. Prior to joining MGM, Mancuso served as chairman and CEO of Paramount Pictures. "Frank Mancuso's enormous expertise and relationships in content creation and distribution will be invaluable to us as we pursue our goal of becoming Generation Y's preferred entertainment destination," said Greg Carpenter, CEO and COO of DEN. "Frank Mancuso has been an inspirational leader in the great mediums of the 20th century: motion pictures and television," said DEN chairman Gary Gersh. "We are thrilled that starting today, Mr. Mancuso's enormous brainpower and vision will help build the medium of the 21st. Everyone at DEN is honored and excited that he joins our efforts to build The Digital Entertainment Network into a premiere Internet company."