Nickelodeon Promotes Cohn To President, Original Programming4/19/2010 12:59 PM Eastern
Nickelodeon Monday announced the promotion network veteran Marjorie Cohn to president of original programming and development for the Nickelodeon/MTVN Kids and Family Group.
Cohn is credited with creating several of Nickelodeon most successful live action series, including iCarly, Drake & Josh; Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide; Zoey 101 and True Jackson, VP.
"Margie has been the driving force behind some of Nickelodeon's biggest hits during her tenure with Nick; from classics like Clarissa Explains It All to new hits like Big Time Rush she's demonstrated a knack for identifying and helping to mold properties that connect with our audience," said Cyma Zarghami, President, Nickelodeon/MTVN Kids and Family Group Zarghami in a statement. "With an exciting slate of TV movies and live-action offerings on the horizon, we are excited to see what new and amazing content she will bring to our expanding business."