Endemol Shine Creative Networks

Endemol Shine appoints for Creative Networks rejig after Lisa Perrin exit

Endemol Shine Group (ESG) has restructured its Creative Networks arm following the exit of the division’s CEO Lisa Perrin, with the addition of two senior execs. The departure of Perrin, who is joining ITV Studios, will see ESG’s chief creative officer Peter Salmon taking a more hands-on management role across Creative Networks, while Endemol Shine […]

Endemol Shine scores sales for VR format ‘Your Home Made Perfect’

Endemol Shine Group has struck its first international deals for VR property makeover series Your Home Made Perfect, selling the format into the Netherlands and France. The Netherlands’ RTL 4 has commissioned Simpel Media, part of Endemol Shine Netherlands, to produce an eight-episode run of the format, which will air in a primetime slot next year. […]

Endemol Shine rejigs Creative Networks team

Endemol Shine Group (ESG) has restructured Lisa Perrin’s Endemol Shine Creative Networks unit, TBI has learned. The division, which is based in London and Amsterdam, has rejigged along genre lines, which has resulted in new teams and the exits of long-serving Netherlands-based producers Marieke Frank and Wil Kilsdonk. The teams – now comprising a manager, […]

Endemol Shine Asia chief exits in rejig

Endemol Shine Asia (ESA) managing director Fotini Paraskakis (pictured) is leaving her role, as part of a regional restructure. Endemol Shine Group CEO Sophie Turner Laing said in a note to staff the changes would see the business now focused on regional productions from various hubs around Asia. With Paraskakis leaving in mid-2018 after a […]

Heritage hunter

Lisa Perrin oversees the global rollout of the world’s largest formats collection. The CEO of Endemol Shine Creative Networks discusses new digital buyers, IP ownership challenges and why some heritage programmes may never be bettered. Jesse Whittock reports. The formats world is in a constant state of flux, with new market entrants such as Netflix, […]

Canuck firm debuts in Europe with ex-Endemol Shine exec

Canadian producer-distributor Media Ranch has hired a former Endemol Shine Group formats director to launch a European office. Tanja van der Goes will lead Media Ranch Europe as senior VP, based out of Amsterdam in the Netherlands. She was most recently operating her own formats consultancy, All Right Media, but was previously format and brand […]

Endemol Shine formats buyer exits for new venture

Endemol Shine Group’s head of format acquisitions, Erik de Winter, is leaving the company to launch a content arm at advertising firm Dentsu Aegis Network, TBI has learned. Acquisitions manager Helen Cooper has been promoted to group acquisitions manager and will assume de Winter’s responsibilities at Endemol Shine. Staff were informed of de Winter’s departure […]

Endemol Shine Group: the story so far

The enormous distribution group created by the merger of Endemol, Shine Group and Core Media is taking shape, with a raft of new appointments, executives leaving the business and former staffers turning up elsewhere. Here are the key appointments at the new super group. Endemol Shine Group has been shaping up under CEO Sophie Turner […]

Boelhouwer to exit Endemol Shine formats unit

Iris Boelhouwer will exit Endemol Shine Group, as the company merges its creative networks units and splits out formats distribution. Boelhouwer (left) was Endemol’s managing director, creative operations before the merger of her firm, Shine Group and Core Media. However, she has decided to leave after she oversees the integration of her old division with Shine […]