Sofia Ioannou

Gazzolo bags VIMN Americas top job

Viacom International Media Networks’ COO Pierluigi Gazzolo has been named president of the US media giant’s Americas arm. He has been interim managing director of VIMN Americas since January, when previous incumbent Sofia Ioannou exited. He is now responsible for Viacom operations across Latin America, South America and Canada, reporting to VIMN president and CEO […]

MTV goes pay in Brazil after VIMN dissolves free TV licence

Youth-skewed network MTV is moving from free to pay TV in Brazil after parent Viacom International Media Networks ended its licensing agreement with a local channel operator. The new look net launches in October across Brazil’s main cable operators with a new schedule line up and plans to feature more than 350 hours of local […]