In Jezebel’s investigation into Sundermann’s workplace conduct, a former employee at the Fader alleged that Cohn attempted to expose himself to her following the 2011 CMJ music festival in New York City. Several other current and former employees at the Fader also alleged that they had alerted management at the Fader about rumors regarding Eric Sundermann workplace behavior, and an internal investigation launched during his time at Vice. However, multiple employees of The Fader, say that Sundermann was hired as head of content, in part, because of his friendship with Cohn.


At least four employees at Fader told Jezebel that they had reported Cohn to human resources following Sundermann’s firing.

Read the full investigation here.