Discovery Benelux appoints 3 VPs

By Robert Briel
October 9, 2009 13.58 UK

Discovery Networks Benelux has promoted three members of its Management Team to Vice President (VP).

Channel Director Alco de Jong has been promoted to VP of Channels, responsible for the Discovery Networks Benelux channels strategy in The Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg.

Affiliate Sales Director Mertijn de Nooijer becomes VP Affiliate Sales, respsonsible for distribution and business development. Het joined Discovery in Februari 2006 from Eurosport.

Ad Sales Director Allard Ruyl has been promoted to VP Ad Sales (commercial director), Benelux. He is responsible for the channels and websites of Discovery Networks Benelux.