Speakers 2014 Роздрукувати
|Yuriy ArtemenkoCompany: National Television and Radio Broadcasting Council of Ukraine
Yuriy Artemenko has three Diplomas of Higher Education in media, law and management. He has over 30 years’ experience in journalism, public activity and law.
He was the Head of the Zaporizhzhya Region State Administration and the founder of Zaporizhzhya Regional Independent Media Labor Union. Distinguished Journalist of Ukraine. He is the Member of the National Union of Journalists. Yuriy Artemenko has many state honors for his professional work.
|Kateryna KotenkoCompany: National Television and Radio Broadcasting Council of Ukraine
Position: Responsible Secretary
Keteryna Kotenko has over 10 years’ experience in television sphere. Under her leadership, Television Industry Committee brought together four major television groups that contributed to the development of the television industry. She was involved in the developing of the single reliable and standardized currency of Ukrainian television market – TV measurement system.
Since 2002, Kateryna Kotenko has been a permanent member of public councils, working groups and expert colleagues in broadcasting sphere and media management. She was the jury member of international TV shows and festivals, such as Banff, TEFI Commonwealth and Impact Awards.
|Aleksandr BogutskiyCompany: ICTV TV Channel
Position: Chief Executive Officer
Aleksandr Bohutskiy graduated from the Faculty of International Relations of the University of Lviv.
Since 1991 worked as the editor of the first independent Ukrainian radio station “Radio Independence”. During journalistic career, worked in the press and on television. In 1994 Alexander Bogutskiy headed the press center of JSC “Tavria Games” and was unchanged leading of this music festival.
Since 2000 he has been the CEO of TV channel ICTV. From 2009 to 2012 headed the group StarLightMedia, which united channels ICTV, The New Channel, STB and M1. In 2012 he became a member of the investment advisory group EastOne, which implements strategies for managing businesses in the portfolio EastOne.
PhD in law.
|Volodymyr KvashynCompany: Media Group Ukraine
Position: Commercial Director
Volodymyr Kvashyn was appointed as Commercial Director of “Media Group Ukraine” in October 2012.
Before joining the team of “Media Group Ukraine” Volodymyr had worked in advertising sales for more than 9 years. In 2010-2012 Volodymyr was at the head of Sport Master Plus agency. In 2006-2010 he took executive positions at national television channels STB and “Ukraine”. In 2003-2006 he went a path from an advertising manager to deputy head of advertising division at Hetman company.
Volodymyr graduated from the National Technical University of Ukraine “Kyiv Polytechnic Institute” with degree in Information Technologies of Design.
|Valeriy VarenytsiaCompany: Sales House “Pluses”
Position: Commercial Director
Valeriy Varenytsia has been working on the position of the Commercial Director at Sales House “Pluses” since October 2012.
In 1992, he graduated from the Journalism Department at the National University of Kyiv.
He started his career as the correspondent at “Delo” newspaper.
Valeriy is rightfully considered one of the pioneers of Ukrainian advertising market. In 1993, he opened one of the first advertising agencies in Kiyv, “Renome-Kompleks.” Then, he worked for three years for American educational program dealt with the introduction of the privatization concept to the public; there, he launched the “Hope Born by the Property” campaign. In 1995, on the basis of the educational program, the office of the Burson-Marstelle agency was opened in Ukraine, where Valeriy headed the Media Department.
In 1996, he returned to his own business, and in 2001 opened the agency Maximiz under the license from the holding WPP. In 2007, the agency became part of the Mindshare network headed by Valeriy till his departure for 1+1 Media.
|Andrey PartykaCompany: StarLight Sales and StarLight Brand Content
In television advertising from 2000.
Andrey has two daughters. His main hobby outside of work is music.
|Yuliya PoliakovaCompany: PwC Ukraine
Position: Senior Communications Specialist
Yuliya Poliakova holds the position of Senior Communications Specialist for PwC Ukraine. In her current role, she handles a variety of public relations projects and activities focused on internal communications, media relations, and web and social media in the Ukrainian market for the world’s largest professional services organization.
Yuliya has extensive communications management and PR experience. Prior to joining PwC, Yuliya worked as a PR Manager with the law firm Ulysses, provided communication and organizational support for various projects by the European Commission and the Swedish Centre Party International Foundation, and served as strategic communications specialist for international spatial development projects.
Yuliya graduated with a M.S. in International Relations from Ivan Franko National University of Lviv. She also completed the certified Intercultural Communication curriculum in Hamline University, Minnesota, USA.
|Pavel TayanovskyyCompany: Carat Communications Group, Dentsu Aegis Network Ukraine
Position: Strategic Planning & Innovations Director
Pavel graduated from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, the Department of Radio Engineering and Cybernetics.
He specialized in strategic planning, communications and media planning.
From 1996 Pavel has been working as Strategic Planning Director in international advertising agencies (Universal McCann Kiev, McCann-Erickson Kiev, ADV Ukraine, TMA/Draft, AITI/Carat (till present))
|Yevgeniy LevchenkoCompany: Maxus Sigma
Ten years of experience in the media business and management teams in the media planning agencies MediaVest, ZenithOptimedia, Universal McCann.
|Orest BiloskurskiyCompany: StarLight Media Group
Position: Marketing Director
Orest Biloskurskiy graduated from National University of “Kyiv Mohyla Academy” and received master’s degree in sociology.
He has taught methods of research and data analysis at the department of Sociology of the NaUKMA.
His career on television has started in 2001 at Inter TV Channel.
Later he became a Director of Marketing Researches at StarLightMedia Company. Thereafter he began to work concurrently at ICTV Channel as a Head of Quality Research Department. Later he created Marketing, Audience and Communications Department and became a Head of this Department.
|Irina AndrushchenkoCompany: Starlight Media Group
Position: Development Director
Irina is expert of all-advertising coalition of the legal video content and video advertising in Ukraine. She has been working at media from 1995. Since July 2012 – Development Director of Starlight Media Group.
She graduated with honors degree from Kyiv National Economic University.
She headed marketing department of publishing house ‘Blits-Inform’ (newspapers ‘Biznes’, magazine ‘Natali’), commercial service of ‘MK in Ukraine’, then commercial and marketing departments of newspaper ‘Delovaya Stolitsa’. Since 2005 she was General Director of publishing house ‘Expert Ukraine’, then the First Vice-President of Holding ‘Media Invest Group’ (‘Expert’, ‘Economic News’, ‘Status’, LQ).
|Marina KolesnikovaCompany: 1+1 Media
Position: Head of Internet Advertising Sales
Started her media career in 2004 in print media. Maryna was responsible for promotion and sales of daily, weekly and monthly editions. For several years she was engaged in the sales of non-standard cross-media projects.
Since 2012 Maryna Kolesnikova has held the position of Head of Internet advertising sales at 1+1 media Group. Maryna takes an active part in the development of video-direction of the Group, she is one of the most active participants of the fight against piracy initiative “Chyste nebo”, initiates a series of multi-media projects at “1+1 media”
In February 2014 entered the top 35 young media-managers of Ukraine.
|Ivan ShestakovCompany: MEGOGO
Position: Marketing Director
Ivan has 12 years of experience in the field of Internet technology and telecommunications market.
Held senior positions at Microsoft, Kyivstar, Life :), People.net, UN (United Nations). Developed a series of international startups.
Extensive experience in developing large-scale web and mobile platforms (among clients – industry, FMCG, financial and non-profit organizations, mobile operators, automobile brands and IT-companies).
Expertise and specialization – in developing and bringing to market high-tech businesses.
Currently Marketing Director at MEGOGO – the first legal VOD-service operating on the territory of 15 countries – CIS, Georgia and the Baltic states.
|Enver KikavaCompany: Media Agency “Starcom Ukraine”
Enver started his work at Ukrainian media market in 2001. In 2003 he joined Starcom media agency as researcher.
Since 2008 Enver is Director of Starcom Ukraine, the agency which is frequently number one in Ukrainian Advertising Coalition rankings.
Mr. Kikava graduated from the Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University.
He is a Member of the Industrial Committee on Outdoor Advertising.
|Aleksey KurakinCompany: ‘Media Group Ukraine’
Position: Director of Business Development
Aleksey joined the team of the “Media Group Ukraine” in the fall of 2013. His responsibilities are development of digital assets and new business directions of the company.
Aleksey has been in the media and internet industry since 1999. He managed successful projects and startups. In 2009 he became the CEO of JOB.RU. Later he was the director of digital product development at Rosbusinessconsulting.
|Aleksey VirkoCompany: Havas Media, ADV Group Ukraine
Position: Managing Director
Over 15 years in media business. In ADV Group Ukraine since 2012. He previously worked at agencies such as: Ark JWT, Bates Saatchi & Saatchi, DMB & B / D’Arcy / MediaVest, MediaExpert, Mindshare Ukraine.
He has experience working with clients such as Procter & Gamble, Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, Beiersdorf, Actavis NAT (National Alkohol Traditions), LVMH, LG, MTI, Hyundai-KIA and others.
|Andrey TaranovCompany: Kwendi+RMA
Andrey started his career in advertising business in 1995 in Provid/BBDO agency, where he advanced from media-planner to media-director position. He was appointed to managing director of media agency Media Direction Ukraine, where he worked from 2001 to 2004.
In 2004-2005 – marketing and public relations consultant at STB channel.
In 2005 г. founded Kwendi expert group. Since 2009 года – partner of Kwendi+RMA company.
In 2001-02 lectured theory and practice of advertising in Kiev Institute of International Affairs. In 2008 – media jury member of the Kiev International Advertising Festival.
|Valeriy MashtakovCompany: Media International Servise Ukraine
Position: Part owner
Born 14 February 1956, Kyiv.
In media business since 1995.
1996-2001 Managеr Video International Ukraine
2001-2003, 2009-2011 General Manager VІ Ukraine
2005-2007, General Manager ВІ Moldova
2007-2009, General Manager ВІ Kazakhstan,
2012 – to present, Part owner «Media International Servise Ukraine», «International Media Servise Kyrgyzstan», «FISH» Ukraine.
|Ilya SemenovCompany: Starlight Media Group
Position: CEO of QTV
Ilya Semenov works in television since 2001.
In 2008 he was appointed a head of the QTV channel. Today QTV it’s the best cartoon TV channel of Ukraine and the leader of Ukrainian market by 7-30.
|Irina MelnychukCompany: PLUSPLUS TV channel
Position: Marketing Director
She has been holding this position since January 2014. Prior to that, she served as the Head of Strategic Planning Department of PLUSPLUS channel since August 2013. During her time in the company, Irina, together with a team of like-minded colleagues, has brought the PLUSPLUS brand to new heights and continues to work in this direction.
She has two degrees: a Specialist Degree in Computer Systems of Software Engineering of Kyiv Polytechnic Institute; she also studied Marketing and Management at the Kyiv National Economic University.
She started her career in 1996 at Incom Company as web designer. In 1999, her project received the Grand Prix of the Kyiv International Advertising Festival.
In 2001, she began her career on television as web developer on ICTV channel. In total, she worked for Starlightmedia holding company for 10 years, for 4 of them, on the position of the Marketing Director of Sponsorship Sales House (now the StarLight Brand Content). She was one of the first who shaped the television sponsorship market in Ukraine.
In 2011-2012, she served as the Marketing Director at Mail.ru Ukraine. During this time, the company made the first cross-integration of Odnoklassniki social network into a television project.
In 2012-2013, she was the Head of Marketing Department supervising projects by Komsomolskaya Pravda in Ukraine and VGorode.ua, a unique georeferenced Internet resource, at UMH holding company.
|Oksana SokolovaCompany: ICTV TV channel
Position: Department of Journalist Projects Producer
Oksana was born in Cherkassy. She graduated from the Faculty of Journalism of Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University. Her professional career began in Cherkassy Regional Television and during 20 years she has gone from a junior editor of the regional program to the presenter of the prime-time program of one of the largest channels in Ukraine. Oksana is also Honored journalist of Ukraine.
She began to work at ICTV in 2000. First as a reporter, and then – as a parliamentary correspondent. In late 2001, already as a presenter Oksana started the morning news broadcast of the channel, giving rise to a new stage of development of ICTV. In 2004 she left the channel and occupied the position of press secretary of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine. One year later Oksana returned to ICTV. She combined two positions: the evening news presenter and the chief editor of the program “Freedom of Speech” (“Svoboda slova”). In early 2006 Oksana was invited to create her own program – the final touch in the news broadcast of the channel.
“Facts of the week with Oksana Sokolova” went on the air on February 12, 2006. The program gained the trust of the audience and recognition of television experts. “Facts of the week” won a “Teletriumph” award in the nomination “The best prime-time news program (news round-up)” for 4 times. In 2011 Oksana won the most prestigious television award and was named “The best presenter of news program”.
At the same time as being the TV presenter Oksana has successfully mastered the specialty of television producer. Since 2007 till 2013 her department has produced a high rating program of journalistic investigations “Maximum in Ukraine”, since 2009 till 2014 “Royal life” (“Kozyrne zhyttya”), In 2013-2014 – “The Fourth Tower.” In general, Oksana has produced more than 10 diverse original formats.
Oksana is married, and has a son, who is a student in the university.
|Vladimir MzhelskiyCompany: 5 Channel
Position: Editor-in-Chief, Director
Vladimir Mzhelskiy – Editor-in-Chief at LLC “NBM Broadcasting” – “Channel 5” . Director LLC “Channel 5”.
Mr. Mzhelskiy began his career in 1992 in the village of Bryhintsi, Chernihiv region as the head of folklore chorus and director of the local house of culture. 1994 – Mr. Mzhelskiy enrolled in the Shevchenko National University in Kyiv majoring in TV journalism.
Mr. Mzhelskiy has begun working at Ukrainian TV since 1994 as the editor, international correspondent and reporter at TVT Channel. In 1997-1998 – correspondent at Yutar Broadcasting company. 1998-2004 – Foreign Desk Editor at Novy TV Channel. 2005-2007 – News Editor at Novy TV Channel.
In 2007 Vladimir Mzhelskiy joined Channel 5 as the chief-editor of its News Desk. In 2009 he became Editor-in-Chief of Channel 5. He’s the Honored Journalist of Ukraine.
|Dmytriy BelayanskyiCompany: TV Channel “Ukraine”
Position: Director of Information Broadcasting Department
Dmytriy was born in Donetsk. He studied at Faculty of Philology of Donetsk National University.
He began his career in journalism over 15 years ago. He worked at ICTV and STB channels, he was the deputy editor-in-chief at Profil-Ukraina political weekly (2010-2011), he was the head of the news analytics service at Inter television channel (2009-2010).
Dmytriy joined the team of “Media Group Ukraine” holding in 2011 in the position of the director of multimedia development at Syohodni Multimedia publishing holding.
In 2012 he became deputy director of information broadcasting department of television channel “Ukraine”. On 26 March, 2014 he was appointed to the position of the director of information broadcasting department.
Company: Ukraine Today TV channel
Position: General Producer
Tetiana Pushnova has been holding the position of the General Producer of Ukraine Today TV channel since August 2014.
She has been working for 1+1 Media since 2010. During this time, Tetiana reformatted the night edition of «TSN», created «TSN. Special», the first Ukrainian television tabloid, and for two years was at the head of the most powerful news service in the country, Television Service of News on 1+1 TV channel.
She holds a degree in Cultural Studies, she graduated from the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy.
A universal soldier of Ukrainian television news; during 10 years of working on television, she was the editor of news editions coming out every half an hour and in marathon mode (the events of autumn 2004, parliamentary elections and the parliamentary crisis of 2006, marathons dedicated to emergency events); she was responsible for the broadcast of a political talk show; she held the position of reporter, in particular she covered the military conflict in Georgia in August 2008; she also took part in creating and broadcasting news on «TVi» TV channel.
|Roman AndreykoCompany: News TV Channel “24”
Title: General Director
Day, month and year of birth 01/01/1968
Place of birth: Lviv
Education: Higher Technical Education
1989 – 1995. University “Lvivska Polytechnica” Lviv
Specialty Qualification Radioengineering
Languages: English, Italian, Polish
Awards, honors Diploma of the Cabinet of Ministry, Diploma of the National Council on Television and Radio
Experience in management media – 20 years