Nickelodeon/MTVN Kids and Family Group has named Doug Cohn senior VP of music marketing and talent. Cohn is based in New York and will report to Pam Kaufman, chief marketing officer and Paula Kaplan, executive VP of talent and West Coast GM.
Cohn will spearhead the Nickelodeon/MTVN Kids and Family Group’s music business, promoting the company's music franchises. Nickelodeon recently partnered with Sony Music Label Group to co-develop TV and music projects over the next four years. The first joint project is The Naked Brothers Band original music soundtrack releasing Oct. 9.
Most recently, Cohn was senior VP of video promotion and production at Atlantic Records. He is also a veteran of MTV Networks, having been director of VH1 music and talent relations from 2000-2002.