With the transfer of the ARD chairmanship from Rundfunk Berlin Brandenburg to Westdeutscher Rundfunk, the broadcaster will also take over ARD communications by the end of the year. Contacts for journalists are the ARD speakers Emanuela Penev, Kristina Bausch and Stephanie Noack. Ingrid Schmitz is responsible for the overall management of ARD communication.
Emanuela Penev has been the deputy company spokeswoman and deputy department head of WDR communication since 2016. She also leads the Corporate Communications team.
Kristina Bausch has been an editor with special tasks for WDR Corporate Communications since 2004 and has supported the ARD chair team at WDR several times.
Stephanie Noack has been working at WDR Kommunikation as the on-duty manager since July 2020 and oversees digital corporate communications projects.
Sven Gantzkow will lead the social media team at ARD. He had already performed this task in 2020 and 2021, when the ARD chairmanship was last with WDR. He has been working at WDR Kommunikation since 2016, currently as head of the social media team.
Ingrid Schmitz has been in charge of WDR communication for six years and speaks for the broadcaster. She takes over the overall management of ARD communication.
New ARD contacts for the press from August 5, 2022:
ARD communication telephone 0221 220 7100
Email: [email protected]
Original content from: ARD Presse, transmitted by news aktuell