KOUSHKYAN Heghineh

Head of News Service of “Shant” TV and Radio Company

Date and Place of Birth: May 21,1973, Leninakan, Armenia

Education/Major:

1991-1996 Yerevan State University; Faculty of Philology; Department of Journalism; TV and radio journalist

1991-1993 internship in the newspapers “Hayastani Hanrapetutiun”, “Avangard”, “Yerekoyan Yerevan”, “Kumayri” (Gyumri)

Career:

2001-present head of news service of “Shant” TV and radio company (Gyumri)

1996-2001 correspondent of “Shant” TV and radio company news service

1993-1996 correspondent of “Yerevan” radio program of State TV and Radio of Armenia

Publications: “Kumayri”, “Shant”, “Storaket” and “Aniv” programs of Internews Armenia

Hobbies: journalistic investigation

Languages: Armenian, Russian and fair knowledge of French

Marital Status: single

Contact Information:

LLC “Shant”, V.Sargsian str., Gyumri, Armenia

Tel. (374 312) 3 44 44, 2 23 88

Fax: (374 312) 3 07 11, 3 44 44

E-mail: shant@gyumri.am