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Cotney appointed Imagine CEO

Imagine Communications, a portfolio company of The Gores Group and a speacialist in transformative technology innovation, has announced that Tom Cotney has been named CEO of the company, effective immediately.…

Cottrell named SVP Affiliate Sales at AMC UK

Cottrell named SVP Affiliate Sales at AMC UK

AMC Networks International (AMCNI) – UK has announced the promotion of Louise Cottrell to Senior Vice President of Affiliate Sales.  In her new and expanded role, Cottrell will oversee and…

Ergen quits as DISH CEO to concentrate on wireless

Ergen quits as DISH CEO to concentrate on wireless

DISH Network Chairman Charlie Ergen has relinquished his post as Chief Executive Officer to devote more attention to the company’s emerging wireless business. The company has promoted Erik Carlson to…

Insight TV appoints Gold and Shrank

Insight TV appoints Gold and Shrank

Insight TV, one of the world’s largest UHD broadcasters and producer of native UHD HDR content, has announced two key appointments in a continued effort of growth and expansion. Newly…

Kieli named Discovery President & MD EMEA

Kieli named Discovery President & MD EMEA

Discovery Communications is transforming the structure of its regional businesses across Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). As a result, effective immediately, Kasia Kieli has been named President & Managing…

Burns for Ofcom chair

Burns for Ofcom chair

UK Government has lined up Terry Burns, a former C4 chairman, as chair of media regulator Ofcom. Burns was named by the Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport as…

Boswell appointed CASBAA CEO

Boswell appointed CASBAA CEO

Louis Boswell, senior media and digital business leader in Asia, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer, CASBAA. Boswell will begin his tenure on January 1st 2018, succeeding outgoing CEO Christopher…

Wachtel named President NBCU International Studios

Wachtel named President NBCU International Studios

Jeff Wachtel, a senior  NBCUniversal television executive and producer, has been named as President, NBCUniversal International Studios.  The appointment was announced by Kevin MacLellan, Chairman, Global Distribution & International, to…

Sky’s Darroch calls for OTT regulation crackdown

Sky’s Darroch calls for OTT regulation crackdown

Jeremy Darroch, CEO of Sky, has called on Europe’s policy makers to ensure a level regulatory playing field, suggesting that licensed broadcasters such as Sky are disadvantaged having to compete…

Avanti hires new CCO

London-based speciality satellite operator Avanti Communications has hired Toby Robinson as its new CCO. Robinson was previously working at Eaton Towers, a towers and masts business focused on Africa. “This…