Blackman was named to her newly created position earlier this year. In this role, she serves as the liaison for internal BET Network departments with Viacom Media Networks shared services and handles long-range planning, partnerships and financial strategies. When it comes to mentoring, Blackman’s secret ingredient is the truth. “While I am a compassionate leader and mentor, I’m a truth teller. I share the truth of my experience, the mistakes I have made, disappointments I’ve encountered, and obstacles I have had to overcome,” she says. “But as a truth teller, I am also candid in my feedback to others.”

The Daily

Subscribe

Univision Purchases Stake in Combate Global

Univision is hopping into the ring, snagging a significant equity stake in Hispanic Mixed Martial Arts sports franchise Combate Global.

Read the Full Issue
The Skinny is delivered on Tuesday and focuses on the cable profession. You'll stay in the know on the headlines, topics and special issues you value most. Sign Up

Calendar

Sep 10
Most Powerful Women – 2021 Nominations Due: Sept 10, 2021
Dec 7
Most Powerful Women CelebrationSave the Date!
Full Calendar

Jobs

Seeking an INDUSTRY JOB?
VIEW JOBS

Hiring? In conjunction with our sister brand, Cynopsis, we are offering hiring managers a deep pool of media-savvy, skilled candidates at a range of experience levels and sectors, The result will be an even more robust industry job board, to help both employers and job seekers.

Contact John@cynopsis.com for more information.