By Ann Brown
Sean “Diddy” Combs has made some changes in the executive suites over at Revolt Media & TV, the company he founded.
Combs has promoted Detavio Samuels to CEO of Revolt TV, making Samuels one of corporate America’s youngest executives, according to a Revolt press statement. Samuels will also be one of the youngest CEOs in the cable industry.
Samuels came to Revolt in 2020 when he was tapped as its chief operating officer, following a five-year stint as president of media group iOne Digital, formally Interactive One.
At iOne, Samuels had a track record of growing companies with his creative ingenuity and business acumen. He oversaw several impactful brands including Bossip, Madame Noire, Hip Hop Wired, Cassius, Global Grind, Hello Beautiful and NewsOne.
Samuels tweeted after the announcement, “Humbled.”
“With Black creativity driving the global economy and hip-hop driving global culture, Revolt is primed to be the leading Black-owned global media power. Our focus is growing rapidly, expanding digitally, positioning hip-hop to dominate the video space, and transforming Click here to read entire article