Ben McOwen Wilson

Edinburgh TV Festival unveils State of the TV Nation panel

YouTube’s EMEA chief Ben McOwen Wilson, Channel 4 CEO Alex Mahon (pictured) and Lionsgate TV Group president Sandra Stern are among senior executives set to appear on a ‘State of the TV Nation’ panel at the Edinburgh TV Festival in August. They will be joined by All3Media CEO Jane Turton and president of NBCUniversal International […]

MIPTV: Digital Fronts preview

This year at MIPTV, Reed MIDEM is launching the MIP Digital Fronts, an event Laurine Garaude describes as “the first international market for digital content”. “There is a real demand for discovering new talent from the online space,” says Garaude, Reed MIDEM’s television division director, explaining the move. One thousand of the 4,000 buyers at […]

International media coming to Cambridge

Liberty Global CEO Mike Fries, ABC boss Paul Lee and Microsoft Studios chief Nancy Tellem will be in the UK next month for the Royal Television Society’s annual convention. The media get-together is chaired by Channel 4 boss David Abraham and other speakers include UK culture secretary Maria Miller, BBC Worldwide CEO Tim Davie, YouTube […]