to market sources, MM TV has roped in former Maxus hand Anil George
as its chief operating officer. George bid adieu to Maxus as the company's
Bangalore GM in June this year. George, an IIM Bangalore alumnus,
started his career with the UB group and has had stints in Lintas
News will be headquartered in Aroor, near Kochi, where the company
has set up its news studio. Two smaller studios have been set up
in Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode as well.
sources add that MM TV has plans to launch a general entertainment
channel also, but in the next phase.
Now, Manorama's interest in the electronic media business has been
limited to its activites in the television software realm, driven
by its production house Manorama Vision.