PASKEVICHYAN Tigran

Member of Creative Board, Director of Film and Program Production of “Shoghakat” TV Company

Date and Place of Birth: February 21,1965, Yerevan, Armenia

Education/Major:

1983-1988 Yerevan State University; Department of Philology (incomplete education)

Career:

2004-present director of film and program production of “Shoghakat” TV company

2002-present member of “Shoghakat” TV Company creative board

1993-2004 head of the public relations department of “Hayastan” Pan-Armenian Fund

1992-1993 chief editor of “AR” newspaper

1990-1992 vice-chairman of State TV and Radio Committee

1988-1990 editor of “Mashtots” self-made publication (samizdat)

1987-1990 head of publicist department of “Garun” magazine

1987 correspondent of “Avangard” newspaper

1986-1987 employee of “Kerpasagorts” newspaper

Membership in Journalistic Associations and Their Governing Bodies:

Since 2000 Association of Investigative Journalists

Membership in Parties and Their Governing Bodies:

1990-1991 member of Armenian National Movement (ANM) board

Prizes/Awards:

2000 prizes for the best clip and the best scenario at “Shoghakat” contest

2005 Yerevan Press Club Award named after Valeriy Aydinian – for publicist articles published in “168 Zham” weekly

2007 The Time for Freedom of Press Award – for the series of the articles “Non-Election” in “168 Zham” newspaper

Publications: “Avangard”, “Hayk”, “Aravot”, “Lusavorich”, “Grakan Tert”, “Garun” magazine, State Television of Armenia, “Shoghakat” TV channel, TV marathons of “Hayastan” Pan-Armenian Fund

2001 author of “Inknuruyn Aghotk” collection

Languages: Armenian, Russian, English

Marital Status: married, two children

Contact Information:

House 26, 1 Lane, Baghramian Ave., 375019 Yerevan, Armenia

Tel. (374 10) 51 71 98 (office), (374 91) 46 32 39 (mob.)

E-mail: paskevichyan@yahoo.com