Chris Linn has joined Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. as president, head of programming, truTV. In this role, he is responsible for all programming on the network, including the development and production of original programs. Linn, who comes to Turner from MTV, will also oversee all marketing, digital initiatives and strategic planning for truTV.
London, 20 February 2013 – Turner executive Rani Raad will become Executive Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer, CNN International, it was announced today by Gerhard Zeiler, President of Turner Broadcasting System International, parent company of CNN International. read more
International television executive Giorgio Stock will join Turner International as president of Turner Broadcasting System EMEA effective April 2013, it was announced today by Gerhard Zeiler, President of Turner Broadcasting System International. read more
Turner Broadcasting System (TBS) International is restructuring its Europe/Middle East/Africa (EMEA) business after concluding a detailed review of its operations. read more
CNN Airport Network, the nation’s prominent source for on-the-go news and entertainment in the airport industry, is now available in 50 major airports across the country, reaching an audience of over 263 million passengers each year, after signing its most recent carriage deal with the Spokane International Airport (GEG) in Washington. CNN Airport Network has also renewed contracts for continued service in three major cities, including the Memphis International Airport (MEM), Miami International Airport (MIA), and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX). The announcement was made by Debbie Cooper, President of CNN Airport Network. read more
Oliver Herrgesell Named to Senior Communications Post at Turner Broadcasting International - 29 November 2012Communications executive and media expert Oliver Herrgesell is joining Turner Broadcasting System International as senior vice president of communications, it was announced today by Jeff Matteson, senior vice president of communications for Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. read more
Fourth Annual ‘CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute’ to Air Thanksgiving Night from Los Angeles’ Shrine Auditorium - 17 November 2010"CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute," to spotlight everyday people who are changing the world, will air on Thanksgiving, Nov. 25, at 8 p.m. (ET/PT). Hosted by CNN anchor Anderson Cooper from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, the program will honor the Top 10 CNN Heroes out of 10,000 nominations from more than 100 countries. The broadcast will also air globally on CNN International and CNN en Español. read more