MTV Networks International Ups Mark Levine & Pooja Midha
Nickelodeon is the most widely distributed kids' network in the world and the only multimedia entertainment brand dedicated exclusively to them. First launched in the U.S. in 1979, Nickelodeon today consists of 34 channels, 20 branded program blocks, seven mobile TV channels, 32 websites and TurboNick, Nickelodeon's broadband video service in Australia, the U.S. and U.K. Nickelodeon's portfolio of international businesses also includes program syndication, digital media, Nick Movies, recreation, publishing, and global licensing and merchandising of consumer products featuring Nickelodeon's program franchises Dora the Explore and SpongeBob SquarePants. Nick & Viacom Consumer Products is the third largest licensing business in the world and the largest licensing business based on TV-first properties.
MTV Networks, a unit of Viacom, is one of the world's leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms. MTV Networks, with 133 channels worldwide, owns and operates the following television programming services -- MTV: MUSIC TELEVISION, MTV2, VH1, mtvU, NICKELODEON, NICK at NITE, COMEDY CENTRAL, TV LAND, SPIKE TV, CMT, NOGGIN, VH1 CLASSIC, LOGO, MTVN INTERNATIONAL and THE DIGITAL SUITE FROM MTV NETWORKS, a package of 13 digital services. MTV Networks connects with its audiences through its robust consumer products businesses and its more than 150 interactive properties worldwide, including online, broadband, wireless and interactive television services and also has licensing agreements, joint ventures, and syndication deals whereby all of its programming services can be seen worldwide.