Herb Scannell and Bill Roedy Named Vice Chairmen, MTV Networks
Roedy leads the company's efforts to promote issues important to audiences around the world, including HIV/AIDS. He is an Ambassador for UNAIDS, the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS, and has been honored by the International Emmys, International AIDS Trust, Global Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS and Youth Aids for his leadership in helping to fight the pandemic. Roedy oversaw the company's first global fundraising initiative, MTV Asia Aid, a concert in Bangkok airing on all MTV channels and a further 50 broadcasters worldwide to help UNICEF raise donations on behalf of tsunami relief efforts.
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