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Shine America hires Minden, Bennett for business affairs

Shine America has named Michael Minden as senior VP of business affairs and head of entertainment legal, while Yvonne Rena Bennett has joined as VP of business and legal affairs.
October 24, 2013

Shine America has named Michael Minden as senior VP of business affairs and head of entertainment legal, while Yvonne Rena Bennett has joined as VP of business and legal affairs.

Minden, who has been senior VP and deputy general counsel at Viacom Media Networks (formerly MTV Networks) since 2008, will serve as a senior negotiator and business advisor to the company and oversee all entertainment-related legal matters.

Bennett, meanwhile, previously served as VP of business and legal affairs at A+E Television Networks, and will be the primary business affairs executive for Shine 360˚, handling product integrations, ancillary licensing, marketing and other related matters.

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Jillian Morgan is a special reports editor at realscreen with a background in journalism and digital marketing. She joined the publication in 2019 after serving as the assistant editor to trade publications HPAC and On-Site. With a bachelor of journalism from the University of King's College in Halifax, she also works as a freelance writer and fact-checker.

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