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THE PALEY CENTER FOR MEDIA ANNOUNCES THREE NEW MEMBERS OF ITS BOARD OF TRUSTEES

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New Trustees Include Dexter Goei, Shari Redstone, and Arzuhan Doğan Yalçindağ

NEW YORK, April 5, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Paley Center for Media, the industry's leading nonprofit dedicated to celebrating the cultural, creative, and social significance of media and its impact on society, today announced the addition of three prominent executives to its prestigious Board of Trustees: Dexter Goei, President of the Board, Altice N.V. and Chairman & CEO, Altice USA; Shari Redstone, Vice Chair, CBS and Viacom and Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Advancit Capital; and Arzuhan Doğan Yalçindağ, CEO and Chairperson, Doğan Broadcasting Group.

The Paley Center's Board of Trustees, comprised of leading executives in media and entertainment, offers advice and counsel in support of the organization's mission to lead the conversation around today's rapidly evolving media landscape. The Board also provides key input on strategy and operations, including public programs and exhibits, educational classes, workshops, and industry events hosted by the Paley Media Council.
 
"I'm thrilled to welcome these incredibly accomplished leaders to our esteemed Paley Board," said Maureen J. Reidy, President and CEO of The Paley Center for Media. "The Paley Center offers the most exciting, distinctive, and cutting-edge programs that inspire thoughtful and informative discussion. Our three new Trustees will each lend a significant voice to the conversation and to the Paley Center's overall mission."
 
Goei, Redstone, and Doğan Yalçindağ join current Trustees: Alfonso de Angoitia, Grupo Televisa; Mitch Barnes, Nielson; Gary B. Bettman, National Hockey League; Andy Bird, CBE, Walt Disney International; Yannick Bolloré, Havas; Aryeh B. Bourkoff, LionTree LLC; Brandon Burgess, ION Media Networks; Juan Luis Cebrián, PRISA; Adriana Cisneros de Griffin, Cisneros Group of Companies; Cesar Conde; NBC Universal; Nancy Dubuc, A+E Television Networks; Tami Erwin, Verizon; David Eun, Samsung NEXT; Randy Falco, Univision Communications Inc.; Cristiana Falcone Sorrell, World Economic Forum; Susan M. Gianinno, Publicis Worldwide, North America; James L. Greenwald, Katz Media Group; Judy Hart Angelo; Robert A. Iger, The Walt Disney Company; John H. Josephson, SESAC; Henry A. Kissinger, Kissinger Associates, Inc.; Debra Lee, BET Networks; Ken Lowe, Scripps Networks Interactive; Robert D. Manfred, Jr., Major League Baseball; Joe Marchese, true[X]; John Martin, Turner; Julie Menin, New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment; Jonathan Miller, Advancit Capital; Leslie Moonves, CBS Corporation; Daniel L. Mosley, Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP; James Murdoch, 21st Century Fox; Katherine Oliver, Bloomberg Associates; William C. Paley, 2023 LLC; Jay Penske, PMC; Richard Plepler, Home Box Office, Inc.; Sumner Redstone, Viacom Inc. and CBS Corporation; Dan Rose, Facebook; Jordan Roth, Jujamcyn Theaters; Michael I. Roth, Interpublic Group; Geoffrey K. Sands, McKinsey & Company; Josh Sapan, AMC Networks; Robert B. Schumer, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP; Stanley S. Shuman, Allen & Company LLC; Robert F.X. Sillerman, Viggle Inc.; Edward Skyler, Citi; David J. Stern, National Basketball Association; Devin Wenig, eBay; Dick Wolf, Wolf Films; and David Zaslav, Discovery Communications.
 
For more information on The Paley Center for Media, the Board of Trustees, and upcoming programs in Los Angeles and New York, please visit paleycenter.org
                                                               
About The Paley Center for Media
The Paley Center for Media, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with locations in New York and Los Angeles, leads the discussion about the cultural, creative, and social significance of television, radio, and emerging platforms for the professional community and media-interested public. Drawing upon its curatorial expertise, an international collection, and close relationships with the leaders of the media community, the Paley Center examines the intersections between media and society. The general public can access the Paley Archive – including special African-American, Hispanic, and LGBT collections – and participate in programs that explore and celebrate the creativity, the innovations, the personalities, and the leaders who are shaping media. Through the global programs of its Media Council and International Council, the Paley Center also serves as a neutral setting where media professionals can engage in discussion and debate about the evolving media landscape. Previously known as The Museum of Television & Radio, the Paley Center was founded in 1975 by William S. Paley, a pioneering innovator in the industry. For more information, please visit paleycenter.org.
 
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Teresa Brady, The Paley Center for Media, 212-621-6697, tbrady@paleycenter.org

Teresa Brady
The Paley Center for Media
212-621-6697