On Thursday 9 December 2010, 9:47 EST
Ten Network Holding Ltd has appointed Brian Long as non-executive chairman to succeed Nick Falloon who will step down as executive chairman.
Ten also confirmed that Gina Rinehart, James Packer, Lachlan Murdoch and Paul Mallam, as the nominee of substantial shareholder Bruce Gordon, would be joining the board.
Ten will be holding its annual general meeting in Sydney on Thursday. Mr Long's appointment as chairman is subject to his election as a director at the AGM.
Mr Long has the unanimous support of the directors, including the incoming board members, Ten says.