Talpa Media has announced the appointment of Kim Dingler as head of Talpa Global. As Managing Director, Dingler will be responsible for daily operations, as well as the global launch and commercialization of television formats and digital concepts. She succeeds Maarten Meijs, who recently became Chief Operations Officer of Talpa Media.
Kim Dingler joined Talpa Global in 2014 as Director of Marketing & Strategy, where she was responsible for digital, brand licensing and new business departments as well as for marketing and strategy.
Maarten Meijs, COO Talpa Media: "Kim has played an extremely important role in determining the strategic agenda of Talpa in a complex media landscape. I am convinced that she is the right person to further roll out Talpa's full funnel philosophy across the globe."
Dingler previously worked in the worlds of media, marketing and advertising at Aegis, BBDO and Heineken, where she developed the award-winning innovative TV platform 6pack.
Talpa Media, formerly a business unit of Talpa Network, the holding company of Dutch media magnate John de Mol, who has successfully devised, produced and distributed television formats such as The Voice. Talpa Media has its own concept development department.
Talpa Global is responsible for the worldwide licensing of the Talpa Media formats and finished series, as well as their distribution and monetization across the globe. The network has divisions in North America, the Middle East and Germany, as well as partnerships in the UK, Australia, France, Italy, the Nordic region, Sub Saharan Africa and Portugal.