Round-up: New acting Director of BBC Vision
We're trying out some new ways of documenting important moments in the BBC's ongoing operations.
Roger Mosey's new appointment provided an opportunity to do that.
Below is a collection of official announcements, tweets and online stories which covered the news of Roger's new appointment, collated using
View the story "Roger Mosey appointed Acting Director of BBC Vision" on Storify] Roger Mosey new Acting Director of BBC Vision On Monday 6 August the BBC announced the appointment of Roger Mosey to the role of Acting Director of BBC Vision, replacing George Entwistle who was recently appointed Designate Director-General. A round-up of media reaction is provided below.
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BBC Media Centre Press Release "In an email to BBC staff earlier this morning, BBC Director-General Mark Thompson announced that Roger Mosey, the BBC's current Director of London 2012, is to be appointed Acting Director of BBC Vision."
Roger Mosey appointed Acting Director, BBC VisionDear All, As you know, on Monday September 17th George Entwistle becomes the next Director-General of the BBC. George and I have agreed t...
The BBC Media Centre website published this press release at 10.43am on Monday 6 August 2012.
Honoured to have been asked to be acting director of BBC television this autumn. But focus now on 7 more days of Olympic Games!Roger Mosey
@rogermosey fantastic news, well earnedSian Williams
@rogermosey congrats, I expect you to keep the RL flag flying..!George Riley
George Riley is a sport presenter on BBC Radio 5 Live. He also writes a
for the BBC.
John Plunkett writing for the Guardian included sections of George Entwistle's email to BBC Vision staff in his report: "As you know, Roger is currently director, London 2012 - and, as such, responsible for the magnificent Olympics unfolding on our screens. He exec produced the opening ceremony programmes and carried for longer than anyone the burden of knowing it really was Her Majesty the Queen who was going to turn around in our mini Bond film."
BBC Olympics supremo named acting director of BBC Vision http://bit.ly/R8hh5yJohn Plunkett
outlined the process ahead
"He [Mark Thompson] said the process of making a permanent appointment as director of BBC Vision would begin later in the autumn."
Acting Vision director appointedThe BBC has appointed a new acting head of Vision to replace George Entwistle, its newly appointed director general. Roger Mosey, current...