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New CEO for NTV+

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Russia’s Gazprom Media has appointed Aleksander Vronsky as the new CEO of its satellite pay TV unit, NTV+, replacing Stanislav Rodionov, who has left the… Read more

Wuaki.tv hires iTunes exec to head business development

Sébastien Janin

OTT video-on-demand provider Wuaki.tv has hired former Apple iTunes executive Sébastien Janin to head international business development.  Janin has worked for iTunes , where he… Read more

Brian Sullivan to leave Sky in June

Brian Sullivan

Brian Sullivan is to step down as CEO of Sky’s German arm on June 24 to return to the US.  Sky Deutschland’s supervisory board has… Read more

TV4 Group names TV4 Play channel manager

Anton Glanzelius

Swedish free and pay TV commercial broadcaster TV4 Group has named Anton Glanzelius as the new channel manager for on-demand service TV4 Play.  Glanzelius has… Read more

Australian price comparison site warns consumers off Netflix

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An Australian price comparison website is urging consumers to think twice before signing up to Netflix or other local competitors. Finder.com.au has warned acquiring Netflix… Read more

ITV hires Endemol’s Christopher

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The content and distribution arm of UK broadcaster ITV has hired David Christopher as director of international commercial and digital. He joins from Endemol Shine.… Read more

A+E hires BBC Worldwide’s Hill as chief creative officer

Amanda Hill

A+E Networks has poached BBC Worldwide’s Amanda Hill to become its chief creative officer, international. She will be responsible for overseeing A+E’s programming, marketing and… Read more

Scripps makes two European hires

Ross Hair

Scripps Networks UK and EMEA has recruited former Disney and Sony exec Ross Hair to run its affiliate sales and ad sales across its UK… Read more

T-Mobile Polska appoints Netia chief as new CEO

Adam Sawicki

Deutsche Telekom-owned T-Mobile Polska has appointed Netia CEO Adam Sawicki as its next chief executive, effective June 1.  Sawicki is currently chief exec and president… Read more

Viacom names new international COO

Jose Tolosa

The international arm of US media giant Viacom has appointed Jose Tolosa COO. Tolosa replaces Pierluigi Gazzolo who shifted from COO to head of Lat-Am… Read more