SANTA MONICA, July 24—Wesley Mallette has been named vice president of corporate communications at MTV Networks. Mallette will replace Todd Phillips and is responsible for brand messaging, and corporate and channel business initiatives for the western region. He reports to Linda Alexander, senior VP of corporate communications
Most recently, Mallette worked in corporate communications at Intimate Brands, the parent company of Victoria’s Secret, Bath & Body Works and The White Barn Candle Co. Previously, he was director of corporate communications for BET Holdings.
Also joining is Alsion Olin, director of corporate communications responsible for developing and implement press strategies in the western region. Most recently, Olin was director of communications at the messaging technology company, e24/7.