Sean cohan

Industry vet Sean Cohan headlines trio of Nielsen appointments

Data measurement firm Nielsen has announced a triumvirate of new appointments, with the most noteworthy being industry veteran Sean Cohan as its new chief growth officer and international president. Cohan is a well-established figure in the industry with decades’ of experience. He spent 15 years at A+E Networks, with his highest-profile role being president of […]

MIPCOM: content providers look to new advertising models and content mix

Content companies are looking to a much wider variety of ways to source and make money from content as traditional advertising-based models come under pressure, MIPCOM attendees heard this morning. Sean Cohan, president international and digital media, A+E Networks, said that his company was looking to embrace branded content and invest in new formats that […]

Cohan upped in A+E Networks rejig

A+E Networks has rejigged its digital and corporate units, handing Sean Cohan a wider role as president, international and digital media. The new structure sees the channel operator and programmer bring its international and digital divisions together, withCohan at the helm. Daniel Suratt is also upped in the restructure, taking the new role of president, […]

2btube names trio of big hitters to board

Spanish-language MCN 2btube has named former Fox Europe and Africa president Jesus Perezagua, Zee Entertainment Enterprises managing director Punit Goenka and A+E Networks international vice-president Sean Cohan as board members. Perezagua is currently based in Tokyo, advising Fox International Channels Asia. 2btune focuses on Spanish language creators worldwide and on the production of Spanish language […]

A+E launching new European channels business

A+E Networks has launched A+E Networks Italy, marking the first time it has set up a wholly-owned channels business in Europe. The new set-up will launch the Crime + Investigation channel on Sky Italia and will take full control of History in early 2014, which to this point in Italy has been operated by Fox. […]

Lifetime launching in the UK and globally

A+E Networks has told DTVE’s sister publication TBI that it has concrete plans to launch Lifetime in the UK and will commission original shows for the female-skewing channel. There will also be roll outs in south east Asia and elsewhere. “Lifetime will be launched in the UK this year,” Sean Cohan, executive VP, international for […]