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Zodiak launches production center in Colombia

Bogota, Colombia is the location of a new production hub for Zodiak Entertainment and its Miami-based company RM 5to Elemento. The move is the next step for moving further into the Latin America TV market. Juan Maldonado will head the operation as managing director. Maldonado was previously MD f Endemol Andino for four years, producing and selling formats such as Big Brother and Deal or No Deal as well as previously holding senior positions at many of Colombia's top television channels including Grupo Planeta, RTI Television, Canal Caracol, Canal RCN, and Cinevision.
April 13, 2010

Bogota, Colombia is the location of a new production hub for Zodiak Entertainment and its Miami-based company RM 5to Elemento. The move is the next step for moving further into the Latin America TV market. Juan Maldonado will head the operation as managing director. Maldonado was previously MD f Endemol Andino for four years, producing and selling formats such as Big Brother and Deal or No Deal as well as previously holding senior positions at many of Colombia’s top television channels including Grupo Planeta, RTI Television, Canal Caracol, Canal RCN, and Cinevision.

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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