EVP, Communications & Public Affairs BET Networks
Jeanine Liburd is Executive Vice President of Corporate Communications, CSR and Special Events for BET Networks, a unit of Viacom Inc. and the leading provider of entertainment for the African-American audience and consumers of Black culture globally. She is responsible for managing the corporate brand and positioning of the company’s diversified assets, including several cable television channels, digital offerings, mobile, and a music festival/events business.
She joined BET from Viacom and MTV Networks. Before that, Mrs. Liburd was Vice President at Robinson, Lerer and Montgomery, a strategic communications firm. Prior to that, Mrs. Liburd worked in urban and family policy for the Department of Health and Human Services and the White House under President Clinton’s Administration.
Jeanine Liburd is a graduate of Vassar College and holds an M.S. in Urban Policy from The New School University for Social Research. She lives in Brooklyn, NY, with her husband and two daughters.