Young Hollywood Hires Former Yahoo! Exec Liz Coughlin as SVP

Young Hollywood Hires Former Yahoo! Exec Liz Coughlin as SVP Business
BEVERLY HILLS, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/25/12 --  Young Hollywood,
LLC announced today that Liz Coughlin has joined the company as
Senior Vice President of Business Operations. The announcement was
made by RJ Williams, Founder and CEO of Young Hollywood. In this
role, Coughlin will oversee new business initiatives for the company,
as well as be responsible for all digital operations of Young
"Liz helped build Yahoo!'s omg! into the most successful celebrity
property in the digital space," said RJ Williams, Founder and CEO of
Young Hollywood. "Given her track record, she is the perfect addition
to our team and will be an important part of Young Hollywood's
upcoming expansion plans." 
"Having been in business with Young Hollywood for several years
during my time at Yahoo!, it is very exciting to be joining the
company," said Liz Coughlin. "I truly believe in cross-platform
content for celebrity and entertainment and believe Young Hollywood
is primed for a very successful future." 
Coughlin, a 16 year digital veteran, joins Young Hollywood from
Yahoo! Entertainment where she most recently served as Head of Yahoo!
TV and omg! During her decade of service at Yahoo!, Coughlin held
positions in product and partner marketing, corporate strategy and
business operations. She helped launched omg!NOW, was responsible for
innovative partnerships and led successful large scale events.  
Prior to Yahoo!, Coughlin spent 6 years at Digitas where her clients
included AT&T, American Express and Dell. She has also worked at
Arnold Worldwide. Coughlin graduated from Bowdoin College with
degrees in psychology and art history. 
About Young Hollywood 
Young Hollywood is a next-generation digital multimedia brand and one
of the world's largest producers and distributors of professionally
produced celebrity & lifestyle video programming. Young Hollywood
owns several leading entertainment websites, including its flagship
site,; licenses the Young Hollywood trademark
internationally for a range of consumer products and services; owns
and operates a broadcast studio within the Four Seasons Hotel in Los
Angeles and works closely with some of the
 most well respected brands
in the advertising world to help find innovative ways to touch
consumers through one-of-a-kind brand integrations and viral
marketing campaigns. 
Young Hollywood's marketing division has launched successful
campaigns for companies such as Coca-Cola, Unilever, Samsung, Subway,
Intuit, Ray-Ban, BlackBerry, AT&T, and EA among others; as well as
securing key distribution relationships delivering scalable audiences
for their projects including Google, Hulu, Yahoo! and more. Young
Hollywood expanded the brand by launching The Young Hollywood Network
(YHN) in January 2012, as part of the YouTube original programming
initiative. Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, the company was
founded in 2007 by RJ Williams, who serves as the CEO. Williams has
been profiled in such publications as USA Today, Wall Street Journal,
The Los Angeles Times, Variety, Hollywood Reporter and AdWeek. For
more information, please visit 
Hannah Berg 
Young Hollywood 
Phone: 310.850.4179 
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