Shine TV has made several changes in leadership: Tanya Shaw has been named managing director and Tim Whitwell has been appointed creative director. Shaw, who joined Shine TV from the BBC in 2014, is currently creative director at the company, and Whitwell, who came to the company from Optomen TV in 2012, is head of Programming. Both will commence their new positions in the new year; which follows Kelly Webb-Lamb’s departure at the end of 2015.
Alan Nierob and Fran Curtis have been named co-presidents, Entertainment Worldwide at public relations and marketing agency Rogers & Cowan. Both Nierob and Curtis were previously executive vice presidents (Nierob rose through company ranks, starting as an intern.) In addition, Richard Davis has been appointed COO and CFO, who joins the company from CMG, where he was Western region CFO.