Joss Duffield Hired As Turner UK And Northern Europe Syndication Director
Turner UK has announced the appointment of Joss Duffield as Syndication Director, in her new role she will oversee all licensing deals in the UK and the Nordic countries for Turner’s general entertainment and kids content that originate from the company’s brands which include Cartoon Network, TNT, TBS, TruTV and Adult Swim. Before working at Turner, she was vice president of distribution and sales at FMI (FremantleMedia International), where she was selling kids shows to a global market.
Prior to working at FMI, she worked at A+E Networks and Entertainment One and she was also Director of Sales at Turner between 2010 to 2011. In her new role, she will report to the Senior VP of Turner UK and Northern Europe – Pierre Branco and will also work closely with Turner EMEA’s (Europe, Middle East and Africa) VP of Media Distribution – Humphrey Black.
Commenting on Joss’s appointment, Pierre Branco said:
“Joss brings a wealth of experience to this role, at a time of significant growth for our business in the region. Alongside our core channel business, we are continuing to develop new platform partnerships and innovative ways to exploit our rich programming inventory and Joss’ expertise will be vital in driving forward our strategy across these key markets.”