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HUGH MARKS

NINE ENTERTAINMENT CO. - AU

CEO, NINE ENTERTAINMENT CO.

Hugh Marks is one of Australia’s most successful media executives. With 17 years of local and international experience in broadcasting, television and multi-media, he has an outstanding track record in identifying and developing creative talent, new business ideas, and emerging platforms and technologies.

His commercial acumen and strategic skills make him a market leader in structuring and packaging complex content and rights deals, as well as managing relationships across the media, production, advertising and government sectors.

Hugh’s leadership is embedded in a culture of high performance, creativity, cross-functional teamwork, innovation, focused execution and financial performance. His expertise in emerging platforms and technologies related to the creative industries includes developments in online, mobile and IPTV content plans and initiatives, both domestically and internationally.

Hugh’s involvement with Nine began in 1995 as legal counsel for two years. He then served as a director of Nine Films & Television and Nine Network Australia (1998-2002) before becoming CEO of both Southern Star Entertainment (2002-05) and the Southern Star Group (2005-09), overseeing more than 500 hours of film and TV production.

HUGH MARKS

CEO, NINE ENTERTAINMENT CO. - AU

In Conversation with HUGH MARKS

Conference Hall 3, Level 2

Hugh Marks was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Nine Entertainment Co. in November 2015. A veteran of the Media and Production industry, he has almost twenty years’ experience as a senior executive in content production and broadcasting in Australia and overseas. Prior to his appointment as CEO, Marks had been an independent, non-executive director since […]

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