The chief editor of the “Evening Urgant” appointed creative Director of CTC

Creative Director of CTC appointed Margaret Brusnitsyna, previously held the position of chief editor of the program “Evening Urgant”. This is stated in the press release “CTC Media”, published on the website of the holding.

In his new post Brusnitsyna will oversee the development and production of new projects of CTC, as well as to “answer for the stylistic integrity of the channel”, the statement reads.

Earlier in the post the chief-the editor “the First channel” Brusnitsyna worked on the project “Golden gramophone”, “star”, “star Factory”, “Eurovision” and “king of the ring”, and also acted as creative producer of “Mafia” at “Muz-TV” and “Musical ring” on NTV.

In the “Evening Urgant” Brusnitsyna was responsible primarily for the search of relevant topics and the list of invited guests show.

“STS Media” operates the Russian television channels CTC, “Home”, “Che” and CTC Love, as well as Kazakhstan “31 channel”.

At the end of September 2015, the company agreed to sell 75% of their operating business LLC “UTV-Management” of Alisher Usmanov and Ivan Tavrina. The deal should allow “CTC Media” to meet the new requirements of the law “On mass media”, which from 2016 prohibits foreigners from owning more than 20% in the founder of any Russian media.