Bill Roedy

  1. MTV EMAs Host Katy Perry Brings 'Cabaret' To Berlin

    November 04, 2009 12:00 AM EST The MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs) will be marking 20 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall when it takes place on Thursday evening (Nov. 5) at the O2 World Arena in Berlin, before an audience of over 17,000. At a press conference today (Nov. 4) ...

  2. McCartney To Be Honored AT MTV EMAs

    November 05, 2008 12:00 AM EST Sir Paul McCartney is to be honored with a one-off ultimate legend award at the 15th MTV Europe Music Awards, which is held Nov. 6 in Liverpool. The former Beatle is due to attend the show. Speaking at a press conference held earlier today in the ...

  3. Viacom Sells MTV, VH1 Russia For $360M

    June 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT MTV's Russia business has changed hands for $360 million. Wayfarer Media Limited, the holding company of the MTV Russia and VH1 Russia TV networks, has been acquired by Estermina Ltd, a company acting on behalf of Russian diversified media co ...

  4. MTV Int’l Appoints Bakish Pres

    January 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST Bob Bakish has been named president of MTV Networks International. Bakish, a 10-year veteran of MTV and its parent Viacom, reports in his new role to Bill Roedy, who will continue to oversee MTVNI's operations in addition to his global role a ...

  5. MTV Launches In Pakistan

    November 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST New 24-channel goes live via license deal. MTV Network International today (Nov. 21) pressed the button on a new 24-hour channel serving the Pakistan market, through a license agreement with local broadcast partner Indus Media Group. MTV Pakistan ...

  6. MTV Launches In Pakistan

    November 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST MTV Network International today (Nov. 21) pressed the button on a new 24-hour channel serving the Pakistan market, through a license agreement with local broadcast partner Indus Media Group. MTV Network International today (Nov. 21) pressed the bu ...

  7. MTV, Baidu Forge China Alliance

    October 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks has forged a content and advertising alliance with Beijing-based web portal Baidu, the companies said today (Oct. 17) in a joint statement. MTV Networks has forged a content and advertising alliance with Beijing-based web portal Baidu ...

  8. MTV Cuts Hit Asia Pac

    October 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Robbins out, 84 sacked in Singapore. MTV Networks Asia Pacific on Wednesday (Oct. 11) confirmed a wide-ranging reorganization based on decentralization of regional functions and corporate roles. Billboard.biz reported the restructuring on Oct. 9. ...

  9. Roedy To Keynote BPI AGM

    July 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT MTV Network International president Bill Roedy will deliver the keynote speech at the BPI's annual general meeting, which takes place July 12 in London. MTV Network International president Bill Roedy will deliver the keynote speech at the BPI ...

  10. MTV To Launch 24-Hour Channel In Turkey

    May 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks International is extending its business and brand in Turkey. At a press conference in Istanbul, the music TV broadcaster today (May 16) unveiled plans to launch a dedicated 24-hour MTV ch MTV Networks International is extending its bu ...

  11. MTV Int'l Chief Hansen Resigns

    February 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST In a surprise move, MTV Networks International today (Feb. 16) said its London-based president of creative and editor-in-chief Brent Hansen is exiting the company. In a surprise move, MTV Networks International today (Feb. 16) said its London-base ...

  12. MTV Int'l Chief Hansen Resigns

    February 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST In a surprise move, MTV Networks International today (Feb. 16) said its London-based president of creative and editor-in-chief Brent Hansen is exiting the company. In a surprise move, MTV Networks International today (Feb. 16) said its London-base ...

  13. MTV Returns To Canada

    September 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Brand re-introduced via venture with CTV. Canadian media group CTV Inc. and MTV Networks have announced a strategic co-venture to re-introduce the MTV brand in Canada. MTV has been unavailable in Canada since June 30 of this year. The co-venture i ...

  14. CTV Partners With MTV In Canada

    September 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Brand to be re-introduced. CTV and MTV Networks revealed a strategic co-venture to re-introduce the MTV brand in Canada today (Sept. 28). The co-venture, unveiled by Bell Globemedia president/CEO and CTV CEO Ivan Fecan and MTV Networks vice chairm ...

  15. MTV In 'Flux' With Landmark Digital Initiative

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks unveiled today (June 2) what it calls "the world's first mobile entertainment community." Dubbed Flux, the service will be launched in Japan on June 30 and in other markets worldwide in t MTV Networks unveiled today (Ju ...

  16. MTV In 'Flux' With Landmark Digital Initiative

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks unveiled today (June 2) what it calls "the world's first mobile entertainment community." Dubbed Flux, the service will be launched in Japan on June 30 and in other markets worldwide in t MTV Networks unveiled today (Ju ...

  17. MTV Ups Roedy, Scannell

    March 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST Execs add vice chairman title. Viacom's MTV Networks has named Bill Roedy and Herb Scannell as vice chairmen. The two also continue in their roles as MTV Networks International president and Nickelodeon Networks president, respectively. Both ...

  18. MTV Base To Launch In Africa

    November 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST MTV Networks will launch an African version of its urban music service, MTV Base, in February. MTV Networks will launch an African version of its urban music service, MTV Base, in February. "This is the last piece in the jigsaw," MTV Net ...

  19. MTV Base To Launch In Africa

    November 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST MTV Networks will launch an African version of its urban music service, MTV Base, in February. MTV Networks will launch an African version of its urban music service, MTV Base, in February. "This is the last piece in the jigsaw," MTV Net ...

  20. McGrath Named MTVN Chairman/CEO

    July 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks has promoted Judy McGrath to chairman/CEO. She was previously MTV Networks Group president, responsible for MTV, MTV2, VH1, CMT, Comedy Central and the recently announced Logo, set to lau MTV Networks has promoted Judy McGrath to chai ...