Viacom's MTV Networks Online is forming Nickelodeon Online, a new Internet-only company featuring its collection of well-known kids' Web destinations, as well as launching new initiatives under that banner. Heading up Nickelodeon Online is Taran Swan, named senior VP, from general manager for Nickelodeon Latin America. Nickelodeon Online features nick.com, nickjr.com, nick-at-nite.com, tvland.com, teachers.nick.com, gas.nick.com and redrocket.com. The first initiative from Nickelodeon Online is "myNick on Nick.com." MyNick is a new online offering featuring interactive experiences related to Nickelodeon TV programming.
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