10/08/2013 09:49 am ET Updated Feb 02, 2016

Lisa Sherman Resigns As Logo General Manager

Logo's Lisa Sherman is exiting the network she helped to launch, resigning from the post Monday.

With Brian Graden, Sherman launched the first-ever ad-supported channel specifically catering to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. She was named executive vp and GM in 2008 and had been running Logo's day-to-day operations since.

"From the start, Logo has been a labor of love for me," Sherman said in a statement to THR. "I leave with pride in the programming we created, the advertisers we brought to the table, the audience we built, excitement for my next challenge. MTV will be a great partner to take our community’s brand to the next level.”

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