August 2007
Daily Variety;8/14/2007, Vol. 296 Issue 31, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports on executive changes at German television network Premiere. The company's supervisory board has appointed Michael Boernicke as chief executive officer after George Kofler announced his plan to resign effective August 31, 2007. Alexander Teschner has been appointed chief financial officer.


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