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Trace appoints US CEO

Kenyatta Slade

Youth media brand Trace has appointed a US chief officer, who will oversee the launch of the new Trace Play SVoD platform in the states.… Read more

BBC Children’s director adds BBC North duties

Alice Webb

The director of BBC Children’s, Alice Webb, is to become the director of BBC North, taking on the role in addition to her existing responsibilities… Read more

NBCU boss Burke headlines RTS London

Steve Burke

NBCUniversal boss Steve Burke will headline the Royal Television Society’s annual London conference later this year. Burke will tell delegates about NBCUniversal’s plans to take… Read more

Vice appoints head of content

Ciel Hunter

Vice Media has upped Ciel Hunter to its US-based head of content. Hunter, who started as an intern at Vice eleven years ago, has been… Read more

Vodafone number two Bertoluzzo leaving company

Paolo Bertoluzzo

Vodafone’s group chief commercial operations and strategy officer Paolo Bertoluzzo is leaving the group to take up the post of CEO of ICBPI, a financial… Read more

Sir Martin Sorrell to keynote at IBC 2016

Sir Martin Sorrell

Advertising mogul Sir Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, is to deliver the keynote presentation at this year’s IBC in Amsterdam. Sorrell will share his views… Read more

HBO president Lombardo leaving

Michael Lombardo

Michael Lombardo is exiting his position as president of programming at HBO, ending a 33-year career at the US premium programmer. Variety broke the news… Read more

New audience technologies and insight chief for Channel 4

Gill Pritchard

UK broadcaster Channel 4 has named Gill Pritchard as director of audience technologies and insight. Pritchard, who will take up her post with immediate effect… Read more

Tern chief executive Mariam Zamaray leaves company

Mariam Zamaray

Mariam Zamaray has left channel operator Tern (Television Entertainment Reality Network) by mutual consent. Zamaray has been at UHD channel operator Tern for 18 months… Read more

Romania’s Antena restructures in wake of CEO sentencing

Isabella Carmu

Romanian broadcaster Antena has restructured in the wake of last week’s news that CEO Sorin Alexandrescu faces a jail sentence after being convicted on blackmail… Read more

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