DR has hired Per Zachariassen to be the Senior Producer of Eurovision Song Contest 2014. Zachariassen, who currently lives in USA, takes break from his job at Fremantle Media and travels back to Denmark to prepare next year’s song contest.
– I am really looking forward to being part of the team behind the Eurovision Song Contest in Denmark. I am proud to be able to put my mark on the show and gladly take on this huge challenge. I am sure that we, together with the rest of the team, will deliver a world class show, he comments.
Earlier the broadcaster appointed Pernille Gaardbo as the Executive Producer while Jan Lagermand Lundme as the Head of Entertainment and Søren Therkelsen as the Head of DR event will also have a key role in preparations ahead of May 2014. The first meetings were held recently and the venue for Eurovision 2014 is yet to be decided.