VP, Programming
NCTC

As VP of programming for NCTC, Newell negotiates carriage agreements for the group’s 1,000 members and 23 million subscribers. In fact, she’s inked carriage and retrans deals totaling more than $20 billion. Aside from mentoring women and working with children’s organizations, Newell says she tries zealously to pursue her “Life’s To-Do Wish List.” Some past wish-list excursions have included freefalling at 10,600 feet, sky diving and hot air ballooning. Next up is a trip to visit her niece, a Peace Corps volunteer in Mozambique.

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MTV, VH1 Commits $250mln to Diverse Content

ViacomCBS’ MTV Entertainment Group announced a commitment of $250mln over the next three years to help fuel the growth of content created and produced by BIPOC and women-owned and operated production companies.

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