New Secretary of State for Cultural Affairs Berlin
The music producer and author Tim Renner will be the new Secretary of State for Cultural Affairs of the State of Berlin.
The Senate has decided the appointment of Tim Renner as the new state secretary of culture . He takes office on 28 April 2014.
Tim Renner, born in 1964, was Managing Director of the German division of music company Universal Music, which is one of the major international record labels .
The prestigious World Economic Forum Davos named Renneras Global Leader for Tomorrow, 2009 he became professor at the Pop Academy Baden- Wuerttemberg. The successor of the recently dismissed Secretary André Schmitz has published several books on music and media, most recently “Wir hatten Sex in den Trümmern und träumten: Die Wahrheit über die Popindustrie” (2013)
Since May 2011 Renner and Motor Entertainment occur also as a co- producer of the monthly television show Berlin Live at ZDFkultur in appearance. Since March 2012 he moderated his own radio show called Radio Renner on Bremen Vier.