Industry Insider: Yomi Desalu, Head of Music Programming at MTV


A&R Department is hosting its first “Industry Insider” seminar with Yomi Desalu of MTV.


Brooklyn born Yomi Desalu is a 15-year veteran of MTV’s Music & Talent Department. As the Vice President of Music & Talent Programming Strategy, Desalu handles strategic planning across multiple channels, along with overseeing the programming and facilitation of all of the MTV music channels (MTV, MTV2, MTV Hits, MTV Jams, mtvU).

During the seminar, Desalu will discuss his role at MTV and the landscape of video programming. In addition, he will answer questions from guests about developing a career in the music industry.

Date: Thursday, July 16th

Location: Ripley-Grier Studios

Address: 520 8th Avenue (btwn. 36th & 37th St.), New York, NY

Time: 8:00pm – 10:00pm

Price: $20

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