STUDIOCANAL’s Rola Bauer Among MIPTV Médailles d’Honneur Recipients


PARIS: MIPTV’s 2016 Médailles d’Honneur will be awarded to Rola Bauer (TANDEM Productions, STUDIOCANAL), Punit Goenka and Amit Goenka (Zee Entertainment Enterprises), Ben Pyne (Disney Media Networks) and Marcel Vinay (Comarex).

Bauer is partner at TANDEM Productions and a STUDIOCANAL executive. Punit Goenka is the managing director and CEO of ZEEL and Amit Goenka is the CEO of its international broadcast business. Pyne is the president of global distribution at Disney Media Networks. Vinay is the president of Comarex. The five executives will be awarded the MIPTV Médailles d’Honneur in a ceremony taking place in Cannes on Wednesday, April 6. The MIPTV Médailles d’Honneur are awarded to senior executives who have, through their talent, leadership and passion, made a significant contribution to the world of television and the development of the international TV community.

“It is a tremendous honor to present these five outstanding personalities with the MIPTV 2016 Médailles d’Honneur, which acknowledges how they each have made such a significant contribution to our industry, and whose exemplary leadership qualities are an inspiration to the entire sector,” said Laurine Garaude, the director of Reed MIDEM’s television division.