Super gig for Schmoeller


COLOGNE, Germany -- Sylvia Schmoeller, former programming executive at Nickelodeon Germany, has joined leading German kids channel Super RTL as the new senior manager of acquisitions and co-productions.

Schmoeller, who worked for Nickelodeon Germany between 1995-98, has extensive experience in the Asian market, where she has worked for the past eight years in various positions for Nickelodeon and Super RTL co-owner the Walt Disney Corp.

At Super RTL, Schmoeller will buy for all of Super RTL's German platforms, including its flagship free-TV channel, and will head up the expansion of Super RTL's presence internationally.

She will report to Super RTL acquisitions and co-production head Frank Dietz.