Advanced Television


Philippines buys 2 broadband satellites

The Filipino government is buying two satellites and says that the move will help create more than 10,000 jobs. The orders come via Astranis Space Technologies which specialise in building small satellites for broadband use. San Francisco-based Astranis hosted a meeting this week with Ferdinand Marcos Jr, the President of the Philippines and where the […]

November 17, 2023By Chris Forrester

TCS reshapes Executive Committee

Technicolor Creative Studios (TCS) has announced the evolution of its Executive Committee with: The promotion of Jean-Paul Burge from Global President of MPC – the film division of TCS – to Chief Commercial Officer for the Company. The appointment of Michael Masset as Chief People Officer The extension of Stéphanie Fougou’s portfolio of responsibilities with […]

October 16, 2023

Incendo appoints Eustace as SVP, Sales, The Americas

Incendo Chief Operating Officer, Jean-Philippe Normandeau has announced the appointment of Effi Eustace as SVP Sales, The Americas. Eustace will be responsible for the valorisation of Incendo’s catalogue as well as Quebecor Content’s French-language programming across all platforms. She will also work hand-in-hand with Incendo’s development and production teams to accelerate the commissioning of its […]

October 12, 2023

Lightware appoints Enlund as President for Greater APAC

Lightware Visual Engineering, a manufacturer of connectivity solutions for the professional integrated systems market and a pioneer in signal management, has announced that the company has appointed Robin Enlund as President for the Greater APAC region. Based in Sydney, Enlund joins Lightware with more than two decades of management and sales experience in audio-visual, IT, […]

September 20, 2023

Riedel appoints Nikols as VP of Sales Enablement

Riedel Communications has announced that Costa Nikols has joined the company as vice president of sales enablement for the global team. In his new role, Nikols will design, develop, and institute sales enablement programs to build the foundational and technical knowledge for the global sales team. Continuing to work with strategic leaders and customers across […]

September 12, 2023

Georgiou named WBD President for UK, Ireland

Andrew Georgiou has been named as the head of Warner Bros Discovery’s (WBD) media business in the UK and Ireland. He also retains his position as President and Managing Director of WBD Sports Europe, which operates both Eurosport across Europe and TNT Sports in the UK and Ireland. The appointment sees him helm the company […]

August 10, 2023

Blaze Media to broadcast Tucker Carlson public event

Blaze Media, the US independent media compant, will be broadcasting live from the 2023 Family Leadership Summit – the Midwest’s largest gathering of Christians in government, business, news and entertainment who seek to lead a meaningful impact in the nation. From the First in the Nation state of Iowa, Tucker Carlson will be the guest […]

July 12, 2023

ACT elects Frot-Coutaz as President

The Members of the Association of Commercial Television and Video on Demand Services in Europe (ACT) have elected Cécile Frot-Coutaz as President of the ACT. Frot-Coutaz is the Chief Executive Officer of Sky Studios, Sky’s scripted original programming arm across Europe, with responsibility for Sky’s News portfolio. Frot-Coutaz and replaces Guillaume de Posch, who has […]

June 23, 2023

Kallas appointed Teleste SVP Group Strategy

In March 2023, Teleste announced the appointment of Linda Kallas as the company’s Senior Vice President, Group Strategy. She started in her role and joined the company’s Management Group on June 1st. The aim of the new role of Senior Vice President, Group Strategy is to strengthen and develop the company’s long-term strategy work and […]

June 8, 2023

NBCU chief exits

Jeff Shell is stepping down as chief executive of NBCUniversal after an investigation into a complaint of alleged inappropriate conduct, says parent company Comcast. Shell said in a statement, issued by Comcast, that he “had an inappropriate relationship with a woman in the company”. Comcast said the investigation into the complaint was led by outside […]

April 24, 2023