Jamie Friend

TV Connect 2017: Consumer power and cloud opening up ‘new model’ for broadcasters

Changes in content creation and distribution are being driven by “consumer pull” factors rather than technology-driven “push” initiatives, with low-cost cloud-based technology enabling broadcasters to launch new services and channels that could be tested out without a huge investment, according to a panel of speakers at TV Connect this morning. Jamie Friend, CFO, turner Europe/EMEA, […]

Turner names Friend to new strategy post

Turner Broadcasting has appointed Jamie Friend to the newly created role of vice-president, corporate strategy and insights within its EMEA business.  Friend will be charged with identifying internal and external growth opportunities as well as providing support for the resulting investment, and will report to senior vice-president and chief operating officer EMEA Peter Flamman. He […]