ProSiebenSat.1 buys ATV

ProSiebenSat.1 has agreed to buy Austrian TV station ATV from its parent company, Tele München Group. ProSieben said that the takeover will strengthen the footing of its Austrian subsidiary ProSiebenSat.1 PULS 4, and that contracts were signed this week. It added that ATV and PULS 4 would “reciprocally benefit” from the deal and the planned integration […]

Martin Gastinger to run ATV

Tele München has upped Martin Gastinger to CEO of ATV following this week’s news that Ludwig Bauer is leaving the Austrian free-to-air broadcaster and TMG. Gastinger will be elevated from his current position of programme director. He has been at ATV since 2007 and will take the helm on May 1. Bauer is returning to […]

Ludwig Bauer leaving Tele München

Tele München’s Ludwig Bauer is leaving the company. Bauer has been at the German-language media company for eight years overseeing the relaunch of Tele 5 in Germany and then the development of the ATV channels in Austria, including the roll out of the ATV2 service in 2011. Bauer said he was leaving the company and […]