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Women in Entertainment 2010 - Power 100 List

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    Cyma Zarghami
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    Cyma Zarghami
    President, Nickelodeon/MTVN

    “There were only 30 people in the entire company back then,” Zarghami recalls of her early days as a Nick clerk in 1984. “We pretty much scheduled the network in pencil.” Today it is the No. 1 cable channel for children, with a trio of successful spinoff networks (Nick Jr., Nicktoons and TeenNick) and a stable of iconic animated shows (SpongeBob SquarePants, Dora the Explorer). Zarghami has grown with Nick since taking charge in 2006, having added a hit lineup of live-action sitcoms (iCarly, Victorious, Big Time Rush) and reviving non-Nick franchises such as Power Rangers and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

     

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