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Howard Myers

Rival Media

Joint Managing Director

Howard Myers is an award winning director and executive producer with 25 years production and senior management experience in the television industry, including over 20 years at the Walt Disney Company working as Creative Director and Executive Producer on many hit international shows. Since forming Rival Media, Howard has developed and produced a diverse slate of programmes – from entertainment to factual, reality to children’s – including Power Struggle, a major multi-million pound 48-episode adventure-reality game show filmed in Jordan and produced entirely in Arabic for broadcast across the Arab region. Power Struggle was recently re-commissioned for 60 new episodes to be filmed June to August 2011.

Howard will be a speaker in “Arab Awakenings: New Production Partnerships and Market Opportunities in the Middle East”