Vanessa Brookman Named As Vice President of Content & Creative: Responsible For Cartoon Network’s Presentation In The UK And Northern Europe
Turner Broadcasting System Europe has appointed Vanessa Brookman as Vice President of Content & Creative for Turner UK and Northern Europe, the newly created role will involve overseeing content and presentation for Turner’s kids and general entertainment channels in the UK, Scandinavia and the Baltics with Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Cartoonito included.
Vanessa Brookman will be responsible for the creative and presentation teams at Turner UK, including TV channels and digital platforms and will include the visual aspects of Turner’s channels such as promos and bumpers. In her previous role she worked at Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) as Vice President of Programming for MTV and 5* in the UK. Prior to working at Viacom she worked for the BBC.
Vanessa Brookman will report to the Senior Vice President of Turner UK & Northern Europe, Ian McDonough and will be based at Turner’s EMEA headquarters at Great Marlborough Street in London.
Ian McDonough also made this statement about Vanessa Brookman’s appointment:
“This follows our recent hire of Dan Fahy as Senior Director of Commercial Development – and demonstrates our commitment to attracting and retaining the best talent, The newly created VP Content and Creative role also exemplifies our commitment to acquiring and developing the best content for our channels and I am confident that Vanessa’s great track record and experience will be a critical asset. Our business is poised for future growth.”