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OneWeb expands London operation

OneWeb expands London operation

Mega-satellite operator OneWeb is creating 150 new jobs at its London offices. The jobs are based at OneWeb’s Global Operations Centre in White City, a few miles West of central…

Aldrich to oversee Netflix’s Narnia venture

Netflix has announced that Matthew Aldrich has come on board to oversee the development and creative live-action adaptation of C.S. Lewis’ The Chronicles of Narnia series. He will work across…

Kudelski appoints Goldberg as EVP & CMO of DTV

The Kudelski Group, an independent provider of media content protection and value-added service technology, has announced the appointment of Nancy Goldberg as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), in charge of the…

White stepping down as Ofcom Chief

White stepping down as Ofcom Chief

The Ofcom Board has revealed that Sharon White is stepping down from her role as Chief Executive of the media regulator. White joined Ofcom in March 2015 from HM Treasury.…

Euskaltel names new CEO

The Euskaltel Group’s Board of Directors has unanimously agreed to appoint José Miguel García as the Group’s new CEO, following a favourable report from the Appointments and Remunerations Committee. The…

ITV Studios Norway appoints new MD

ITV Studios Norway appoints new MD

ITV Studios has announced that Lars Finnland has been appointed as the new Managing Director of its Nordic label, ITV Studios Norway. Finnland, who joins from events company 6.Sans Event…

FTTH Council Europe elects new President

During its General Assembly, the FTTH Council Europe formally adopted its working programme and announced the results of the annual election of its President, Board members and Working Committee Chairs.…

Goncalves to lead WarnerMedia direct

Goncalves to lead WarnerMedia direct

Otter Media CEO Tony Goncalves is to head the development of WarnerMedia’s new direct streaming service, reporting to Bob Greenblatt, chairman of WarnerMedia Entertainment and direct-to-consumer. Greenblatt, in turn, takes…

Weather Channel’s Shull named TiVo CEO

Weather Channel’s Shull named TiVo CEO

Dave Shull has been named as TiVo’s new President/CEO. Ragu Rau who has been in the CEO’s chair as temporary chief executive takes on the role as Vice Chairman of…

CNN makes staff cuts in London

CNN’s president Jeff Zucker held a meeting in London on May 28th and told staff that the international channel was losing almost $1 million a month.    A separate report…

Globecast adds to contribution and distribution teams

Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, has further strengthened its distribution and contribution teams. Jack Braybrook has joined the content and distribution team as Account Manager, Distribution, and James…

Blackbird appoints former Channel 5 CEO Airey

Blackbird appoints former Channel 5 CEO Airey

Blackbird, the cloud video platform, has announced that Dawn Airey will join the Board of Blackbird effective immediately as a Non-Executive Director. Airey is a veteran of the media industry,…

Freesat appoints Thomas for product

Freesat appoints Thomas for product

Freesat has announced that David Thomas has joined the company as its new Head of Product. Thomas has a varied background and extensive experience in the communications and broadcast sector,…

ProSiebenSat.1 TV Deutschland promotes Lasarzik

Thomas Lasarzik has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Group Content Acquisitions & Sales at ProSiebenSat.1 Television Deutschland. In this position, he is responsible for the negotiation and acquisition of…

Davidson-Houston to leave Channel 4

Davidson-Houston to leave Channel 4

Channel 4’s Head of All 4, Richard Davidson-Houston has decided to step down from his role after 12 years at the broadcaster and will leave Channel 4 in the summer.…

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