CTAM Europe


CTAM Europe opens registrations for executive education programme

Cable marketing outfit CTAM Europe has opened registrations for the fifth Executive Education programme with leading graduate business school INSEAD. The programme is an interactive, week-long course targeted at top executives and is geared to the cable, telecommunications and media sectors. It will run from June 26-30 at INSEAD’s European campus in Fontainebleau, France. The […]

CTAM Europe MD to step down after 10 years

CTAM Europe managing director, Krisztina Homolay, is due to step down after 10 years at the organisation. Homolay is due to leave on December 31, with the search for her successor currently underway. “We thank Krisztina for a decade of service bringing together all facets of the dynamic European cable business to deliver better products […]

CTAM Europe appoints co-chairmen as Tveter steps down

Liberty Global executive Eric Tveter has stepped down from his role as chairman of CTAM Europe and will be replaced by two successors – Liberty Global’s Inge Smidts and AMC Networks’ Marco Frazier. The announcement was made at the CTAM Eurosummit in Amsterdam this morning, with Smidts, who is chief marketing officer at Liberty, and […]

CTAM Europe unveils EuroSummit keynote line-up

Cable marketing organisation CTAM Europe has unveiled the full keynote line-up for this year’s EuroSummit, to be held in Amsterdam next month. Keynotes will be delivered by Mike Fries, president and CEO of Liberty Global, Jeff Bewkes, chairman and CEO of Time Warner, Eric Zinterhofer, chairman of Charter Communications and founding partner of Searchlight, Dexter […]

CTAM launches third INSEAD programme

Cable marketing organisation CTAM Europe is to launch its third executive management programme with the INSEAD graduate business school.  CTAM Europe is offering an intensive, week-long course targeted at top executives that will run from June 28 to July 3 at the INSEAD campus in Fontainebleau, France. The programme’s five-day curriculum has been developed and […]

Netflix to plot more European rollouts next year

Netflix will decide next year which European markets to expand into next, with a three-to-five year goal to expand globally, according to Netflix co-founder and CEO Reed Hastings. Speaking on a keynote panel at the CTAM Europe EuroSummit in Copenhagen this morning, Hastings, who was in Europe to promote Netflix’s latest batch of six European […]

Branding and ’emotional connection’ key for TV operators

Creating an emotional connection is a big challenge for pay TV operators with branding crucial for the future of the industry, according to Eric Tveter, Liberty Global’s CEO for its Austria and Switzerland region. Speaking at the CTAM Europe EuroSummit in Copenhagen yesterday, Tveter, who is also CTAM Europe’s chairman, said that operators in the […]

Disney turns to OTT to engage 20 to 30 year-old viewers

Disney is looking to over-the-top (OTT) delivery as a way to engage 20 to 30 year-olds as pay TV growth tapers off, according to Ben Pyne, president of global distribution at Disney Media Networks. Speaking at the CTAM EuroSummit 14 conference in Copenhagen this morning, Pyne said that OTT is something that Disney is “certainly […]

Reed Hastings to keynote at CTAM Europe EuroSummit

This year’s CTAM Europe EuroSummit in Copenhagen will feature Netflix CEO Reed Hastings as its day two keynote. Hastings will speak at the two-day cable marketing summit on September 19. The event will take place at the Copenhagen Marriott. CTAM Europe has now opened the summit for registration. Last year’s EuroSummit in Barcelona attracted about […]

CTAM Europe launches management course at INSEAD

Cable marketing organisation CTAM Europe is launching an executive management course with the INSEAD business school. The programme, described by CTAM Europe as an intensive, week-long course targeted at top executives and highly-relevant to the cable, telecommunications and media sectors, will run from June 23-27 2014 at the INSEAD Europe campus in Fontainebleau, France. “We […]