Hong Jeongdo

Hong Jeongdo
  • Chief Executive Officer
    JoongAng Media Network

BA in Economics, Wesleyan University; MBA, Stanford University. Formerly, business consultant, Accenture. Since 2005, with JoongAng Media Network; developed overall strategies for 25 streams of media platforms including newspaper, TV broadcasting, magazine: supervised the ambitious project of JoongAng Ilbo (newspaper) to change its printing formation to Berliner; opened a portal website, JoinsMSN.com; won a contract for J Golf, golf-exclusive cable TV channel, to carry LPGA's tour events; led a successful M&A process of two major theatre franchise branches; since the latter half of 2011, has focused on the operation of JTBC, the cable TV network, covering diverse areas from news to entertainment.