Viacom has hired Robert Micsak to serve as senior vice president and general counsel of Viacom Outdoor, its out-of-home media division. He arrives from South African gold producer AngloGold Ltd.,
where he managed legal and regulatory affairs. In his new role, Micsak will be responsible for legal and policy matters, including real estate, litigation, acquisitions, labor and employment, as well
as regulatory and government affairs. "His vast knowledge of corporate law, combined with his strong business background and 20 years of operating experience, will be invaluable as we continue to
expand our presence throughout North America and Europe," Viacom prexy Raymond Nowak said in a press release.