Discovery Networks Western Europe

Discovery hires BBC business boss

Discovery Networks Western Europe has poached Dominic Coles, the BBC’s business operations boss, to become its COO and CFO. Coles has for the past two years overseen operations and finances for the UK pubcaster’s £1 billion-plus business. He now takes on a similar post at Discovery Networks International’s western Europe business, which comprises the UK, […]

Discovery and Viacom partner for Dutch ad sales

Discovery Networks Western Europe and Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) are set to launch a joint TV ad sales house in the Netherlands called BrandDeli. The 50-50 joint venture will launch on November 1 and will replace both Discovery and Viacom’s existing local ad sales businesses in the Dutch market. BrandDeli will represent eight linear […]