Paris – Novavision has created a dedicated acquisitions department. It will be run by Charlene Calmano, who will report to François-Xavier Poirier, Novavision’s President and CEO.

With its programming distributed in 115 territories, Novavision generates 90% of its revenue from export, of which 45% is from Asia. The  number of international rights holders supplying Novavision with content almost doubled in the past year, going from nine in 2010 to 16 at the end of 2011.