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Wakeling to leave Sky Sports after 20 years

Sky’s managing director of sport and news, Vic Wakeling is to retire at the end of June after 20 years with the company. He leaves after 15 years as head…

Miller for Setanta

The beleaguered pay-TV sports operation has appointed ex Emap CEO Robin Miller as its new chairman as it seeks new financing after losing a tranche of Premier League matches. It…

Sogecable’s CEO out

From David Del Valle in Madrid Pay-TV group Sogecable is facing a new shake-out following the resignation of its CEO Javier Diez de Polanco, soon after Prisa, parent company of…

Hunt joins Freeview

Freeview has appointed Tim Hunt as Director of Marketing Communications. Hunt replaces Rob Farmer who joins ITV as Director of Viewer Marketing at the beginning of May. As Director of…

Grade to step down as ITV chief

ITV is to begin the search for a new chief executive, with Michael Grade relinquishing this responsibility and staying on at the company solely as chairman a year earlier than…

Dunbar joins SeaChange

SeaChange International, provider of software and hardware solutions for video-on-demand television, has confirmed the appointment of Ed Dunbar as president and chief operating officer of SeaChange. Dunbar brings 30 years…

Virgin Media TV appoints Webb

Virgin Media has confirmed that, following the departure of former CEO Malcolm Wall, Jonathan Webb has been appointed to the new position of Executive Director, Virgin Media Television. Webb will…

Virgin Media appoints Wheeler for music role

Virgin Media has appointed its first head of music in a bid to develop its music strategy including new services across mobile, TV and online. Richard Wheeler is joining the…

RCom promotes Behl to head

Reliance Communications (RCom) has confirmed the appointment of Sanjay Behl as the company's CEO for DTH and IPTV businesses operating under Big TV brand name. Behl currently serves as RCom…

Miller joins News Corp

Jonathan Miller, former chief executive of AOL, is to join News Corp this week to oversee the broad strategic digital initiatives across the group. Miller will have operational control of…