Paprika Latino, a part of Nice Entertainment and the MTG group, has appointed Arkos Erdos as the new CEO of the company, replacing Peter Marschall. Prior to joining Paprika as COO in 2013, Akos was head of Origo Film Studios in Hungary. Paprika was first established in Romania, and now has expanded to Costa Rica, the Baltics and Bulgaria.
Scripps Networks Interactive has named Derek Chang for a newly creatd international leadership position, head of International Lifestyle Channels. Chang, currently managing director, Asia-Pacific, will continue to report to Jim Samples, president, International. In this new role, Chang will be responsible for leading and setting the strategic direction for the company’s international owned and operated lifestyle channels. He will also continue to directly manage the Asia-Pacific operations. Prior to joining Scripps Networks, Chang was EVP, Content Strategy and Development at DIRECTV.