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BBC Worldwide Appoints Interim CEO As the BBC regroups amid its ongoing crises, a game of management musical chairs is playing out. Paul Dempsey will take over as interim CEO of BBC Worldwide beginning next month. Dempsey, who is currently managing director for consumer products at Bbcw, will oversee the division until Tim Davie takes over as CEO in March. Davie became interim director general of the BBC when George Entwistle resigned earlier this month, but had previously been named to follow outgoing Bbcw CEO John Smith who leaves in December. Tony Hall is to become the official BBC director general in March. Dempsey joined Bbcw in 1998 as UK sales director and has since held posts that include managing director of BBC Audiobooks and director of Bbcw’s audio & music business. New TV Series Will Continue The Saga Of ‘The Devil’s Playground’ Fred Schepisi will serve as consultant on »


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