AETN poaches Carsey Werner sales exec to oversee CEE

The international division of AETN has hired Jo Lovell as director, content sales, Europe.

In the newly-created role Lovell will handle programme sales in Central and Eastern Europe. She joins from US distributor Carsey Werner.

Lovell has started work in the new role and will report to Jonathan South, senior director, content sales, EMEA.

He said: “We are very pleased to welcome Jo to our sales team. Her solid reputation, great relationships and successful track record in working with networks across Central and Eastern Europe will no doubt help us expand our sales activities in this rapidly growing region.”

Lovell was sales director at That ’70s Show and Third Rock from the Sun distributor Carsey-Werner, covering CEE, Scandinavia, Israel, Greece and Cyprus. She has also had sales roles at Fremantle and the BBC.