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Conlon leaves Virgin

John Conlon, marketing controller of digital services for Virgin Media, is to leave the company after nine years. He was responsible for ensuring Virgin Media's range of digital content was…

Cablecom appoints Tveter

Eric Tveter has been appointed Managing Director of Cablecom, the Swiss cable broadband operation of UPC Broadband, the European cable division of Liberty Global. Tveter was previously President of UK…

All3Media appoints Turajlic

All3Media International, one of the UK's leading independent distribution companies, has announced the appointment of Selma Turajlic as Head of Interactive Media and Licensing. Turajlic's role will be to further…

Rehr out at NAB

David Rehr, president of the National Association of Broadcasters, has announced plans to step down from his post immediately. Janet McGregor, NAB’s CEO and CFO, will handle Rehr’s duties until…

Discovery appoints Patterson

Discovery Communications has confirmed the appointment of Chance Patterson to the role of Vice President of International Communications, Discovery Networks International. In this role, Patterson will be responsible for the…

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…

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…

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…

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…