SINGAPORE (June 6, 2017) Sony Pictures Television (SPT) Networks, Asia announced today the appointment of Tiff Wang as Director & Business Head, Taiwan.
Based in Taipei and reporting to Ang Hui Keng, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Ms. Wang will oversee the business and channel management for AXN and Animax channels in Taiwan.
“Taiwan remains a strategically important market for our Asia business and as the pay-TV industry moves towards a fully digitized model, Tiff’s depth of digital experience will ensure AXN and Animax continue to thrive, delivering premium entertainment to our viewers, as well as high impact integrated solutions for our advertisers,” said Mr. Ang.
Ms. Wang has over 20 years’ experience in the media and entertainment industry with her professional experience spanning business development, channel management, content production and integrated, digital marketing.
Prior to joining SPT Networks, Asia, Ms. Wang served as Senior Assistant Vice President at Eastern Broadcasting Corporation (EBC), one of the largest television networks in Taiwan. Before EBC, Ms. Wang held the role as Digital Director at Universal Music where she managed the digital and mobile music business including sales and marketing with global new media partners. During her stint at Yahoo Inc., she led the Asia media team and channels, covering Asia sports, finance, and entertainment product management and planning across Taiwan, Hong Kong and South Korea.
Ms. Wang holds both a Master of Business Administration from San Diego State University and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Southern California where she majored in Marketing.
About Sony Pictures Television Networks, Asia
Sony Pictures Television (SPT) Networks, Asia is a leading operator of ad-supported channels including English general entertainment powerhouses AXN and Sony Channel; and Asian content giants Animax, GEM and ONE. SPT Networks’ portfolio collectively features the biggest and best titles from Korea, Japan and the U.S that are first run, exclusive and aired close to the original telecast. Taking the content beyond the screen, SPT Networks immerses viewers in its premium entertainment via large-scale festivals, celebrity fan meets and social platform conversations. In Asia, SPT Networks’ portfolio is available across 20 territories and in over 45 million homes.
About Sony Pictures Television Networks
Sony Pictures Television Networks operates branded entertainment channels reaching over one billion households around the world. Based in Culver City, Amsterdam, Budapest, London, Madrid, Miami, Milan, Moscow, Mumbai, Munich, Singapore and Tokyo, Sony’s linear and digital networks offer high quality film and television content from Sony Pictures and third-parties, as well as original content commissioned globally and locally. Sony Pictures Television Networks is a division of Sony Pictures Television Inc., a Sony Pictures Entertainment company.www.SonyPicturesTelevision.com
Jennifer Doig / Sony Pictures Television Networks, Asia
Jennifer_doig@spe.sony.com / +65 6622 4278