New Co-Heads of Awesomeness


Viacom Digital Studios (VDS) has appointed Rebecca Glashow and Shelley Zimmerman as the new co-heads of Awesomeness.

The appointments are effective immediately and both are reporting to VDS President Kelly Day. They will partner to lead the brand’s next stage of growth, overseeing the studio, social, marketing, production, programming and distribution for Awesomeness.

Glashow most recently served as chief strategy and distribution officer at Awesomeness, following executive roles overseeing content distribution and strategy at Discovery and Comcast. Zimmerman was head of Awesomeness’s TV studio and previously led scripted programming development and production at Warner Horizon and Tollin/Robbins Productions.

“Rebecca and Shelley continue to be a driving force at the heart of Awesomeness,” said Day. “I’ve had the pleasure of working with Rebecca and Shelley for years. Their contributions have been instrumental in the company’s success and they have a distinct ability to grow and leverage the brand with the strength of their combined creative and operational expertise and leadership.”