The Week: People news - MySpace promotes Berman

MySpace has promoted Jeff Berman to the newly created role of executive vice-president of marketing and content.

Berman will be responsible for marketing campaigns for the social networking website and will oversee the expansion of MySpace franchises including music, film, comedy, the Impact Channel, MySpaceTV, and the recently launched MySpaceCelebrity. He will report to Chris De Wolfe, the chief executive and co-founder of MySpace.