FremantleMedia International and Kids

Sander Schwartz out at FremantleMedia Kids

FremantleMedia’s children’s TV chief Sander Schwartz is leaving the RTL-owned company, TBI can reveal. Schwartz (left) has been with FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment for four years since its launch, during which time he built the unit up from scratch – with a sizeable kitty at his disposal – and turned FremantleMedia into one of […]

Hindle to head new FremantleMedia digital arm

FremantleMedia has appointed its stateside-based exec Keith Hindle to lead its newly created Digital and Branded Entertainment arm. FremantleMedia CEO Cecile Frot-Coutaz has called on Hindle, who was previously CEO of the Americas for the company’s licensing and distribution arm FremantleMedia Enterprises, to become CEO of digital and branded entertainment. Hindle will report into Frot-Coutaz, […]

FremantleMedia reorganises, starts consultation with staff

Producer and distributor FremantleMedia is reorganising its business and creating a dedicated Digital & Branded Entertainment unit. The company has started a consultation process with all staff in the affected units while the new structure is implemented. In the wake of the news, the company told TBI it will work to minimise any job losses. […]