Viacom18's Colors Gets CEO

Viacom18's Hindi entertainment channel Colors gets a new chief executive.

NEW DELHI -- Viacom18 Media Private Ltd. -- the broadcasting joint venture between Viacom Inc. and leading broadcaster Network18 -- announced the appointment of Raj Nayak as the CEO of the network's Hindi entertainment channel, Colors. 

Nayak will replace outgoing CEO Rajesh Kamat who ends his term in June and is moving to Peter Chernin's CA Group as its India CEO.

Reporting to Viacom18 Group CEO Haresh Chawla, Nayak was earlier the founder MD of media ad sales outfit AIDEM.