Jeanette Reutzer Appointed New Cartoon Network Nordic Programming Director

Jeanette Reutzer Appointed New Cartoon Network Nordic Programming Director

Jeanette Reutzer Appointed New Cartoon Network Nordic Programming Director

Today (21/01/2016), it has been announced that Jeanette Reutzer will be the new programming director of Cartoon Network Nordic and Boomerang Nordic (Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland and Iceland) starting from Monday 18th April. Jeanette Reutzer is currently the deputy head of the programming department at Discovery Networks and has previously worked in TV 2 Networks and DR.

Bo Falk Østergaard, general manager and vice president of Turner in the Nordic and Baltic countries made this statement about the new appointment (translated):

“We are incredibly excited to have Jeanette on board. She will strengthen our team at a time when both Cartoon Network and Boomerang have excellent ratings. In Denmark during 2015 we achieved the best local results since 2011, with viewing figures rose by 37 per cent. With increasing viewership, Jeanette local expertise and high-quality content in the pipeline, we are really excited to see what 2016 brings.”

http://mediawatch.dk/Medienyt/TV/article8383106.ece

Thorsten Schweer Appointed Programming Director For Cartoon Network Central Eastern Europe

Thorsten Schweer Appointed Programming Director For Cartoon Network Central Eastern Europe

Thorsten Schweer Appointed Programming Director For Cartoon Network Central Eastern Europe

Today (19/01/2016), it was announced that Thorsten Schweer has been appointed director of children programming at Turner for Central and Eastern Europe and is now responsible for linear and non-linear programming and content acquisitions for Cartoon Network and Boomerang in Central and Eastern Europe. Mr. Schweer was previously head of programming and coordination for German children’s channel KIKA and also MGM for six years. He will report to Matthias Heinze, the general manager for Turner Eastern Europe.

Matthias Heinze made this statement in regards to Mr. Schweer’s appointment (translated):

“We are very pleased to have Thorsten Schweer on our team. He brings extensive international experience and great expertise regarding children’s television, things that will play an important role in strengthening leadership for Cartoon Network and Boomerang in Romania”

http://www.mediaexpres.ro/index.aspx
http://www.forbes.ro/thorsten-schweer-este-noul-director-de-programe-cartoon-network-si-boomerang-pentru-europa-centrala-si-de-est-52682