MTV Trailblazer John Sykes Exits
March 12, 2008 at 2:19 PM (PT)
MTV NETWORKS Pres./Network Development JOHN SYKES, one of the originators who developed and launched MTV, is leaving the company at the end of the month.
According to reports in TELEVISION WEEK and other media, this was SYKES' decision, after his efforts to oversee the development and launch of networks and broadband sites geared for 35-50-year-olds didn't pan out.
Reportedly, MTV Networks will not be replace his position.