ORF's organizing team complete
The team that will be organizing Eurovision 2015 in Vienna is now complete. Former ORF communications chief, Pius Strobl, will be the Event Manager for the 2015 Contest. He is an Austrian businessman, former politician and media manager.
Pius’ involvement in Eurovision 2015 was announced by Director General of ORF, Alexander Wrabetz, in an interview this week. He stated in the interview, “Strobl has extensive experience in the field of event management.” Wrabetz said that Strobl’s Eurovision duties will be “Side-Events, Public Viewing, Hospitality, the press center for international journalists, accreditations, security, logistics, transport concept, shuttles and Volunteers. While Strobl is busy with Eurovision, his other ORF duties will be put on hold, as to concentrate fully on Eurovision.
Other members of the organizing team are Edgar Böhm, Stefan Zechner, and Kurt Pongratz.
Now that we have our organizing team, we look forward to a great contest in Vienna!