Industry Moves: Telescope Taps Ex-Endemol Exec For Chairman

Telescope, the US subsidiary of the Harvest Media Group (HMG) that handles SMS and phone participation for shows like Pop Idol and X-Factor, has hired former Endemol exec Jason George as its new chairman. George had joined Endemol in its acquisition of web design firm Victoria Real, where he was CEO and co-founder, and developed brands like Big Brother UK; Fame Academy; I