Euronews names broadcasting and marketing chief

Euronews has appointed Grégory Samak world director of broadcasting and programme marketing.

The news channel said that Samak has been tasked with giving Euronews’ schedule and programming new momentum. His previous experience includes stints at ABC News, AB Group and as managing director of the French DTT channel NT1.

Michael Peters, chairman of the Euronews executive board, said: “Grégory’s mission encompasses not only the on-air version of the channel but all of its media, since he will also be responsible for building greater synergies between the content base of the various digital platforms (the internet, smart TV, mobile applications) on a worldwide scale.”

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