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Parthenon hires on first MD

Parthenon Entertainment Limited has named former Hit Entertainment SVP and divisional CFO, Mike Shanks, as the company's first managing director. The move follows the recent company acquisition by CEO of Parthenon, Carl Hall. Shanks takes over his new role immediately and is responsible for overseeing operations across the company's UK, European and Canadian offices. He brings nearly 10 years of experience working in the international TV industry.
September 17, 2009

Parthenon Entertainment Limited has named former Hit Entertainment SVP and divisional CFO, Mike Shanks, as the company’s first managing director. The move follows the recent company acquisition by CEO of Parthenon, Carl Hall. Shanks takes over his new role immediately and is responsible for overseeing operations across the company’s UK, European and Canadian offices. He brings nearly 10 years of experience working in the international TV industry.

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