Atsushi Hatayama

Nippon names int’l business MD

Japan’s Nippon TV has named Kako Kuwahara as managing director of its recently restructured international business development (IBD) arm. Kuwahara (pictured) will be at MIPCOM representing he leading Japanese broadcaster in her new role, looking for what the network called “formidable partners”. In her new role, she will remain in Tokyo and report to Nippon […]

Nippon restructures sales under 34-year veteran

Japan’s Nippon Television Network Corporation has appointed Yoshio Nakayama to run a restructured international business development (IBD) unit. The appointment of the long-serving Nakayama, a Nippon board director and operating officer, comes as the commercial broadcaster claimed revenue and sales at the IBD unit reached “an all-time high”. Current IBD president Atsushi Hatayama will continue […]

New international chief in Nippon rejig

Nippon has appointed Atsushi Hatayama head of its international operation with the exec moving over from the Japanese broadcaster’s news department. Nippon launched its International Business Development unit in 2012, and Hatayama will take the helm, with current boss, Yukiko Kimishima, moving to Nippon TV International Corporation. She will be president of the New York […]