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“Consumption of kids channels is only 20 pc”

Unless new players come in, the category will observe saturation, says Krishna Desai, Director, Content, South Asia, Turner International India

Synjini Nandi Jan 8, 2013 6:55 PM

Jeff Zucker named President of CNN Worldwide

Zucker will report to Phil Kent, Chairman and CEO of Turner Broadcasting System. He takes charge from January 2013

exchange4media Staff Dec 1, 2012 9:07 PM

MediaPro, cable operators clash in Kerala

MediaPro and cable operators are at loggerheads over payment of subscription fees, as a result of which MediaPro has disconnected its channels

exchange4media Staff Nov 24, 2012 7:15 PM

Monica Tata quits Turner International India

After a stint of eight years, Monica Tata has resigned from the company as its General Manager, Entertainment Networks, South Asia

exchange4media Staff Nov 20, 2012 8:45 PM

Monica Tata quits Turner International India

After a stint of eight years, Monica Tata has resigned from the company as its General Manager, Entertainment Networks, South Asia

exchange4media Staff Nov 20, 2012 8:13 PM

Turner Intl APAC announces regional reorganisation

The mngmt of the company’s portfolio of 24 networks, 29 websites & other businesses has now been fully rationalised into 3 operating regions

exchange4media Staff Oct 12, 2012 7:26 PM

Five mantras to make kids’ media brands a digital hit

Social platform, giveaways, apps, educative content…there is a plethora of options that can be exploited for the kids segment

Priyanka Nair Aug 29, 2012 6:31 PM

Indian TV Fest would celebrate television’s achievements: Monica Tata

Indian TV Fest will be a platform to discuss ideas that would grow television in India to a Rs 1,00,000 crore industry

Synjini Nandi Aug 2, 2012 8:04 PM

Noorings: Imagine’s closure exposes a big gap in the broadcasting fraternity

While there are associations and foundations looking after a company’s interests, which bodies are looking after the human capital of the media industry?

Noor Fathima Warsia Apr 16, 2012 10:07 AM

Imagination sinks, the lack of another ‘Sab’

While there have been attempts by many media conglomerates to acquire a second GE channel, only Sony’s acquisition of Sab has proved to be successful

exchange4media Staff Apr 13, 2012 10:47 AM

Building multidimensional characters is critical to attract kids across the globe: Silas Hickey

“Kids need to be able to relate to characters irrespective of geographical, social and cultural diversities. Minimal language eases out the challenge of language translation,” said Silas Hickey, Creative Director – Animation, Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific.

exchange4media Staff Mar 31, 2012 8:03 AM

Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific appoints Glenn Bartlett

Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific appoints multi award-winning creative leader Glenn Bartlett

exchange4media Staff Feb 15, 2012 3:39 PM

Turner Broadcasting International names Gerhard Zeiler as President

Gerhard Zeiler has been newly appointed as President of Turner Broadcasting System International

exchange4media Staff Feb 8, 2012 8:07 AM

IMPACT Annv Spl: Television is here to stay

Monica Tata, GM - Entertainment Networks, South Asia, Turner International India, writes about seven reasons why television scores over other media.

Monica Tata Dec 23, 2011 7:59 AM

Digitisation will open up the market: Gaurav Gandhi, Sun18

Gaurav Gandhi, COO, Sun18 North, speaks about the strengths of the alliance between Sun and Network18, and the company’s 2012 plans.

Noor Fathima Warsia Dec 6, 2011 8:20 AM

Turner Broadcasting realigns APAC executive management roles

Monica Tata, as VP & GM Networks, will now manage all of Turner’s India networks. The roles of Sunny Saha, Anshuman Misra and Siddharth Jain, among others, have been expanded.

exchange4media Staff Nov 25, 2011 8:10 AM

Turner appoints Vivek Bahl as Chief Content Officer for India

Vivek Bahl will oversee the content strategy and development for Turner’s diverse portfolio of entertainment brands in India, including Imagine TV, Cartoon Network, POGO and WB.

exchange4media Staff Oct 28, 2011 9:06 AM

STAR Den-Zee Turner distribution JV named Media Pro

STAR Den and Zee Turner have finally spoken on the distribution joint venture between the two companies. The 50:50 JV is called Media Pro and includes four companies – Zee Entertainment, STAR India, Turner India and DEN. Arun Kapoor (Essel Group) heads the JV as CEO and Gurjeev Singh (DEN) is the COO.

exchange4media Staff May 26, 2011 8:31 PM

Imagine is not Real: Steve Marcopoto, Turner Broadcasting

As Sameer Nair exits Turner General Entertainment Network as CEO, the company’s integration into Turner Broadcasting System APAC not only means significant changes in Imagine’s operations, but also indicates the challenges Turner is facing in the Hindi general entertainment space. TBSAP’s President, Steve Marcopoto, speaks on the Turner GE experience.

Noor Fathima Warsia May 9, 2011 8:52 AM

Changes at Turner: Monica Tata & Siddhartha Jain elevated

Turner International has promoted Monica Tata to VP and GM- Entertainment Networks, South Asia and Siddharth Jain to VP and GM – Distribution & Business Operations, South Asia. In another development, the company has also appointed Dhawal Katkar as Director, Marketing & PR South Asia.

exchange4media Staff Apr 25, 2011 9:30 AM