Facebook has hired an MTV executive to emanate strange content
February 9, 2017 - Finding Carter
Facebook has been operative to make video a executive partial of how a users knowledge a site, first with Facebook Live, and some-more recently with rumors that it would be formulating an app for television boxes such as Apple TV. Now, a association has hired MTV executive clamp boss Mina Lefevre to be a conduct of development.
Lefevre done a announcement on her Facebook page:
I have always been drawn to a thought of building something and a thought of being partial of a group that helps build Facebook’s strange calm ecosystem…well, that only seems like a dream!
At MTV, she was a executive clamp boss and conduct of scripted programming, operative on shows such as Faking It, Awkward, Finding Carter, Scream, Teen Wolf, Nicole Byer, Mary + Jane, Sweet/Vicious, and The Shannara Chronicles. At Facebook, she will be overseeing growth of a site’s scripted and unscripted content, according to Deadline. She will also be operative with Ricky Van Veen, who co-founded CollegeHumor, and joined a association final year to turn a conduct of tellurian artistic strategy.
As Facebook closes in on 2 billion monthly users, it has been operative to monetize a calm and keep a users intent with a site. Having a possess dedicated programming would concede a association to sell ad space in a new area.