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Shakeups at Viacom

Van Toffler and Larry Jones are both exiting Viacom. Toffler, president for the MTV group overseeing MTV, MTV2, mtvU, Tr3s, VH1 and Logo, will step down in mid-April but will continue to produce the CMT awards as well as the VMAs. Replacing Toffler overseeing the MTV group is Doug Herzog, current president & CEO of Spike and Comedy Central. Jones was president at TV Land. Cyma Zarghami will oversee TV Land as well as CMT and Nickelodeon Group channels. For more entertainment news, follow MTV on Twitter.

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