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Thursday, May 29, 2014

Marco Rosi joining Turner Broadcasting System (TBS) as new head of kids channels for Africa.

Marco Rosi is joining Turner Broadcasting System (TBS) as the new head of channels of TBS Italy as well as head of kids channels for Africa.

Marco Rosi joined FOX International Channels in 2007. In his new position as head of channels at TBS, he will report directly to Jaime Ondarza, the senior vice president and general manager of Turner Broadcasting System for Italy, Europe and South Africa.

Marco Rosi will be responsible for all editorial and marketing decisions for Turner's kids channels in Africa like Cartoon Network (DStv 301) and Boomerang (DStv 302) available on MultiChoice's DStv satellite pay-TV platform in South Africa and across Africa.

"We are delighted that Marco Rosi is joining us and I am sure he will contribute with his experience and expertise to the consolidation and growth of the channels in Turner Broadcasting System Italy and Africa," says Jaime Ondarza in a press statement announcing the appointment.