Organisation: International Media, Democracy, Peacebuilding Consulting
Country: United States
Seasoned media specialist with expertise in the Middle East. Arabic-speaking with 20 years of high-level governmental and non-governmental contacts throughout the region. Advised on the establishment of first private TV station in Baghdad. Developed daily satellite news service distributed on AP and multiple language channels. Created multi-language print news service in the Middle East. Coordinated bi-annual roundtable forum for media leaders in the Middle East assessing role of media in conflict and peacebuilding. Creative entrepreneur.