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Zia Bales

Job TitleSenior Acquisitions Manager, Kids EMEA

Company NameWarner Media

About

Zia Bales is Senior Acquisitions Manager, Kids for Turner EMEA, working across Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Boing, Cartoonito and Toonami.

In this role, Zia oversees and negotiates shared acquisitions for Turner EMEA's kids' business, working closely with the local heads of programming and acquisitions of each of the channels and the content heads within EMEA. In addition, Zia works closely with production and coproduction partners to provide creative consultation throughout the development of select series, including the recently-announced Taffy, an original series for Boomerang with Cyber Group Studios.
Zia has been at Turner since 2013. Prior to this she held an Acquisitions role at Disney. Zia has a background in Television Production having held various positions in Production Management.

 

About the company:

WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies, truTV and others.
WarnerMedia is part of AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T).

Conference Sessions

  • MATCHMAKING WITH BUYERS AND COMMISSIONERS

    12-10-2019, 10:30 - 11:30, JW Marriott, Lounge - Level +1

    The industry’s top international buyers and commissioners are coming to Cannes. Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to pitch your projects, find out what they...

    • Language: English
      1. Event Date
        Sat, Oct 12

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