Speakers

Volodymyr Mzhelsky

Acting Director General of the Television and Radio Broadcasting Company “NBM” “Channel 5”

Volodymyr Mzhelsky graduated from the Department of Television Journalism, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. He started his career as a folk choir conductor and the director of a community center. He went on to become a correspondent of the Ternopil newspaper “Youth and We”. In 1994–1997, Volodymyr was the editor, international journalist and reporter for the TVT Channel; in 1997–1998, he was a correspondent of “UTAR” Television Company. He was employed as the international news editor by the “New Channel” from 1998 till 2004. In 2004, he took charge of the Channel’s international department. In 2005–2007, he was managing editor of information broadcasting at the “New Channel”. In 2007, Volodymyr joined the team of “Channel 5” as the managing editor of news. From November 2007 till January 2009, he was the managing editor of news for the “NBM” Television and Radio Broadcasting Company, and from July 2011 till February 2018 he was editor-in-chief of the “NBM” Television and Radio Broadcasting Company. In February 2018, Volodymyr Mzhelsky was appointed Acting Director General of the Television and Radio Broadcasting Company “NBM”. He was awarded the title of an honored journalist of Ukraine.