NEW YORK, NY (CelebrityAccess) – Viacom has announced that Nina L. Diaz has been promoted to president, programming and development for MTV, VH1, and Logo Group.
Diaz, who started her career at MTV, developed and launched both My Super Sweet 16 and Cribs, and is credited with conceiving the idea for The Osbourne’s. She’s also overseen countless other shows for the network including Love and Hip Hop, Black Ink Crew, Martha and Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party, and more recently Floribama Shore and Siesta Key.
“Under Nina’s creative leadership, both MTV and VH1 have experienced phenomenal growth while attracting the youngest, most coveted audience in entertainment,” said Chris McCarthy, president of MTV, VH1 and Logo Group. “Nina is an incredible leader and creative partner whom I have no doubt will continue to drive our brands to great heights and more success.”
Added Diaz: “I am incredibly excited about the opportunity to lead content creation at these powerhouse brands. Launching bold new programming that delights audiences and celebrates diversity is my passion and it’s a privilege to partner with a true maverick like Chris.”