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Sarlanis heads Discovery’s Crime & Investigative content

Discovery has promoted lifestyle programming veteran Jason Sarlanis to President, Crime & Investigative Content, Linear and Streaming, effective September 1st. Kathleen Finch, Chief Lifestyle Brands Officer, Discovery, who made the…

Whittaker, Chibnall to leave Doctor Who

Whittaker, Chibnall to leave Doctor Who

Having been in charge of the TARDIS since filming for the Thirteenth Doctor began in 2017, Showrunner Chris Chibnall and the Thirteenth Doctor, Jodie Whittaker, have confirmed they will be…

Duilio heads Sky Italia

Duilio heads Sky Italia

Sky Italia has named Vodafone executive director Andrea Duilio as its new CEO. He will take up the role on September 6th. Duilio, 47, who heads Vodafone’s consumer business unit…

Muylkens appointed MD of Zappware

Muylkens appointed MD of Zappware

Koen Muylkens has been appointed Managing Director of Zappware, a provider of digital TV solutions. Muylkens is taking over the responsibilities of Patrick Vos, who will become an executive director…

Netflix – breaking bad?

Netflix seemed relaxed about raining on HBO Max’s parade (for achieving impressive subscriber growth) by telling markets: “HBO doesn’t bother us at all”. Fair enough – though the contrast between…

Alorica hires Moore

Alorica, a global player in customer experience solutions, has announced the appointment of Michael Moore as Senior Vice President, Customer Experience (CX) and Digital Solutions. Expanding on hisl executive consulting engagement…

OneWeb appoints Hoosen

OneWeb appoints Hoosen

OneWeb, the global communications network powered from space, has announced the appointment of Nadia Hoosen as Chief Legal Officer and Group Company Secretary. A dual qualified Solicitor and Chartered Secretary,…

BAFTA confirms committee Chairs and Deputy Chairs

BAFTA confirms committee Chairs and Deputy Chairs

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has announced the newly elected Chairs and Deputy Chairs of its Film, Games and Television Committees. The Chairs of the Committees…

De Silva, Lee join HBO Asia Originals team

WarnerMedia has boosted its HBO Asia Originals team, appointing industry veteran May-Yi Lee as the lead of Development & Production – Unscripted, while Garon De Silva has been named the…

Netflix appointment points to games  

Netflix appointment points to games   

Netflix looks set to accelerate its move into video games with the hire of Mike Verdu, a veteran of the gaming industry. Verdu joins from Facebook where he ran gaming…

Pixotope appoints Leadsom

Pixotope appoints Leadsom

Pixotope, the mixed reality solution for live media production, has appointed Sam Leadsom as its VP for Global Business Development in Sports. The strategic appointment outsets the company’s new vertical…

BritBox appoints Santer as Chief Creative Officer

BritBox appoints Santer as Chief Creative Officer

BritBox, the ITV & BBC Studios owned joint streaming venture, has announced that Diederick Santer has been appointed to the new role of BritBox International Chief Creative Officer. Santer will…

Jagex bolsters its development teams

Jagex, a global player in the development and publishing of living games has today announced an expansion of its internal production teams with a slew of new hires from across…

Sierra Wireless appoints Brace as CEO

Sierra Wireless, a global IoT solutions provider, has announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Phil Brace as its new President and CEO, effective July 26th. The current President…

BBC names Petrie Director of Comedy

BBC names Petrie Director of Comedy

The BBC has appointed Jon Petrie as Director of Comedy. Petrie will lead the BBC’s generator of original scripted comedy responsible for multi-awarding winning comedies including The Young Offenders, Inside…

Starz promotes Kalle to President of International Networks

Starz promotes Kalle to President of International Networks

Starz President and CEO Jeffrey Hirsch has announced the promotion of Superna Kalle to President, International Networks, reflecting the premium pay platform’s continued international growth. Kalle previously served as Executive…

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