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Catherine Nebauer has been promoted to senior veep-general manager of Nickelodeon Asia Pacific. She will replace Richard Cunningham, who is returning to the U.S. (Daily Variety, Feb. 24).

Currently G.M. of Nickleodeon Australia, Neubauer will assume her Singapore-based panregional role at the end of March. Her Oz successor has yet to be announced.

Reporting directly to MTV Networks Asia prexy Frank Brown, Neubauer will focus on the strategic growth of the Nick brand across all platforms.

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