Hong Jeongdo

Hong Jeongdo
  • Chief Executive Officer
    JoongAng Media Network

BA in Economics, Wesleyan University; MBA, Stanford University. Formerly, business consultant, Accenture. Since 2011, member of Asia Pacific Committee of WAN-IFRA. Since 2005, with JoongAng Media Network; developed overall strategies for media platforms including newspapers, TV stations, magazines and multiplex cinema chain: supervised the format change project of JoongAng Ilbo(newspaper) from Broadsheet to Berliner; led a successful M&A process of two major movie theater franchise branches; since 2011 has focused on the operation of JTBC, the group’s brand-new nation-wide broadcasting station, which has gained a lot of positive brand recognition and produced numbers of qualitative TV programs in South Korea.