Daniel Grunt has been appointed the CEO of the Czech national commercial broadcaster TV Nova, effective January 1, 2023.
In his new role, he will focus on strengthening the leading position of TV Nova and its innovative programming, as well as driving the digital transformation of TV Nova with a particular focus on the continued growth of the Voyo platform. He will retain his position as CME chief digital officer for an interim period until his successor is named.
In other organisational changes, also effective on January 1, Dusan Svalek will become deputy CEO of CME and assume leadership for operations in Slovakia, Slovenia, Bulgaria, Croatia.
As part of the ongoing strengthening of leadership team at CME, current TV Nova co-CEO Klara Brachtlova will become CME chief external affairs, while TV Nova co-CEO Jan Vlcek will become CME group revenue officer, both will report to Svalek.
Brachtlova will lead initiatives that foster strategic partnerships and expand relationships with industry leaders, as well as working closely with Svalek to help manage the operational agenda at CME.
Vlcek will continue to support the sales effort at TV Nova and work on strategic initiatives such as targetable advertising, an effort that will be felt across all CME markets.