Yvonne Bennett, Vice President, Business Affairs
Yvonne Bennett was named Vice President, Business and Legal Affairs for Shine America in October 2013.
Bennett is the primary business affairs executive for Shine 360˚, handling product integrations, ancillary licensing, marketing and other related matters.
Prior to joining Shine America, Bennett was previously VP, Business & Legal Affairs at A+E Television Networks in Los Angeles, where she provided strategic legal/business advice and support to the company’s program acquisitions, marketing, publicity, ad sales, public affairs and other business units.
Bennett has also served as a vice president in business and legal affairs at Gemstar/TV Guide, The Walt Disney Company, Fox Family Channel and Encore Media. She also owned and operated her own real estate company, Catharsis Capital Group, from 2005-2008.
Bennett holds a JD from Georgetown University Law Center, an MA in Mass Communications from Howard University and a BA in English from West Virginia Wesleyan College.