Aakeroy tapped SBS program director

Exec to oversee program development from London

HOLLYWOOD — Euro station group SBS Broadcasting has tapped Vilde Aakeroy as director of programming.

In her new position, Aakeroy will be responsible for the development and coordination of local production strategy within the SBS station group. She will oversee every aspect of program development and financial analysis, and will serve as a central source of information for the stations.

Aakeroy will be based in London and will report to Brian Frons, senior VP of programming.

Aakeroy most recently served as business affairs manager of Norway pubcaster NRK and before that, from 1994-97, she served as production manager of TV Norge, an SBS station.

More Biz

  • Woody Allen

    Moses Farrow Defends Father Woody Allen, Claims Mia Farrow Was Abusive

    HOLLYWOOD — Euro station group SBS Broadcasting has tapped Vilde Aakeroy as director of programming. In her new position, Aakeroy will be responsible for the development and coordination of local production strategy within the SBS station group. She will oversee every aspect of program development and financial analysis, and will serve as a central source […]

  • Federal Prosecutors Investigating Harvey Weinstein Sex

    Federal Prosecutors Investigating Harvey Weinstein Sex Cases

    HOLLYWOOD — Euro station group SBS Broadcasting has tapped Vilde Aakeroy as director of programming. In her new position, Aakeroy will be responsible for the development and coordination of local production strategy within the SBS station group. She will oversee every aspect of program development and financial analysis, and will serve as a central source […]

  • Fear the Walking Dead BTS

    Production Coordinators Fight for Equal Pay for Equal Work

    HOLLYWOOD — Euro station group SBS Broadcasting has tapped Vilde Aakeroy as director of programming. In her new position, Aakeroy will be responsible for the development and coordination of local production strategy within the SBS station group. She will oversee every aspect of program development and financial analysis, and will serve as a central source […]

  • NFL Players Will Be Fined for

    NFL Will Fine Teams if Players Don't Stand for National Anthem

    HOLLYWOOD — Euro station group SBS Broadcasting has tapped Vilde Aakeroy as director of programming. In her new position, Aakeroy will be responsible for the development and coordination of local production strategy within the SBS station group. She will oversee every aspect of program development and financial analysis, and will serve as a central source […]

  • A man watches a baseball game

    The Big Gamble: Is Sports Betting Really a $7 Billion Media Windfall?

    HOLLYWOOD — Euro station group SBS Broadcasting has tapped Vilde Aakeroy as director of programming. In her new position, Aakeroy will be responsible for the development and coordination of local production strategy within the SBS station group. She will oversee every aspect of program development and financial analysis, and will serve as a central source […]

  • Leslie Moonves

    CBS Amends Lawsuit Against National Amusements, Claims Bylaw Changes Are Invalid

    HOLLYWOOD — Euro station group SBS Broadcasting has tapped Vilde Aakeroy as director of programming. In her new position, Aakeroy will be responsible for the development and coordination of local production strategy within the SBS station group. She will oversee every aspect of program development and financial analysis, and will serve as a central source […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content