CMT’S MARGARET COMEAUX ELEVATED TO SENIOR DIRECTOR OF MUSIC AND EVENTS PRODUCTION
NASHVILLE – June 2, 2008 – Margaret Comeaux has been elevated to Senior Director, Music and Events Production, CMT; it was announced today by John Hamlin, Senior Vice President of Production and Development, CMT. Reporting to Hamlin, Comeaux will continue to operate out of CMT’s Nashville office and oversee the creation, development and production of music and live event specials for the network, including the annual CMT MUSIC AWARDS and the critically-acclaimed CMT CROSSROADS series.
“Margaret’s knowledge and history in this business is indispensable,” said Hamlin. “Her well-deserved promotion to this role comes at a critical time for CMT as we continue to grow our audience and produce large-scale music and event specials for the network.”
Comeaux serves as executive producer in charge of such hits as the CMT MUSIC AWARDS, CMT CROSSROADS, INVITATION ONLY and CMT GIANTS. During her tenure, she has brought the biggest stars in country music to television, including Alan Jackson, Reba McEntire, Sugarland, Keith Urban, Hank Williams Jr., and Dolly Parton, among others. Comeaux has also served as supervising producer on such signature programming as CMT GIANTS: REBA, CMT OUTLAWS and CMT 100 GREATEST DUETS. She joined CMT in 2000.
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CMT, a unit of Viacom’s MTV Networks (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B), is the leading television and digital authority on country music and entertainment, reaching more than 87 million homes in the U.S. CMT and its website, CMT.com, offer an unparalleled mix of music, news, live concerts and series and is the top resource for country music on demand. The network’s digital platforms include the 24-hour music channel, CMT Pure Country, CMT Mobile and CMT VOD.
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