Turner Africa’s First Africa Based Management Role
Turner France, Portugal and Africa has made its first African based appointment. Colman Murray has been appointed as business development director for Africa. Turner Africa operates several brands and channels on the continent which include Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Boing, Turner Classic Movies and CNN International. Colman Murray will be based at Turner’s Johannesburg office.
Before moving to South Africa, ten years ago Murray worked for Time Inc’s EMEA publishing division (a former unit of Time Warner) while based in Amsterdam. He has also worked at news agency AFP (Agence France Presse), Yahoo! and at Fox Networks Group.