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The Grand Broadcasting Union (GBU)is an alliance of public service media entities, established on the 19th December 2014. It is best known for producing the Grandvision Song Contest.

Members of the GBU are radio and television companies, most of which are government-owned public service broadcasters or privately owned stations with public service missions. Active Members come from as far north as Iceland and as far south as Egypt, from Ireland in the west and Azerbaijan in the east, and almost every nation from geographical Europe in between. Associate Members are from countries and territories beyond Europe. Active Members are those paying GBU members meeting all technical criteria for full membership, whose states are either within the Grand Broadcating Area (GBA) Syria is an example of a country within the GBA not complying with all technical criteria for full membership, and thus it is currently only granted Associated Membership. The GBU's highest profile production is the Grandvision Song Contest, organised by its Grandvision Network .The theme music played before GBU broadcasts is John Newman's Love me Again.The GBU Council consists of some HoD´s that are:

Germany Kevin Fechner (December 2014 - present)
Ireland William Cahill (October 2015 - present)
France Luiri Sébastien (December 2015 - present)
Spain Aless de Macedo (March 2016 - present)
Lithuania Rytis Cvirka (March 2016 - present)
USASelvin Reyes (March 2016 - present)

Former GBU MembersEdit

Cyprus Andreas Tricomitis (December 2014-February 2015)
United Kingdom Matt Harrod (February 2015-April 2015)
Greece Manolis Marakis (December 2014 - March 2016)
Norway Torbjørn Helgesen (February 2015 - March 2016)



Active Broadcaster Edit

Country Broadcasting organization Abbr. HoD
Azerbaijan Azerbaijan İctimai Television İTV Dylan
Belgium Belgium Flemish Radio and Television Network VRT Rethnas
Denmark Denmark Denmark's Radio DR Tom
Estonia Estonia Eesti Rahvusringhääling EER Josh
Germany Germany

Arbeitsgemeinschaft der öffentlich-rechtlichen Rundfunkanstalten der Bundesrepublik Deutschland

ARD Rytis
Norddeutscher Rundfunk NDR
Hungary Hungary Médiaszolgáltatás-támogató és Vagyonkezelő Alap MTVA James
Ireland Ireland Raidió Teilifís Éireann RTÉ Llemian
Georgia Georgia Georgian Public Broadcaster GPB Vukasin
Greece Greece Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation ERT George
Lithuania Lithuania Lithuanian National Radio and Television LRT Julian
Malta Malta Public Broadcasting Services PBS Aless
Televixin Malta TVM
Monaco Monaco Télé Monte Carlo TMC Antony
Montenegro Montenegro Radio i Televizija Crne Gore RTCG Benino
Poland Poland Television Nowa TVN Max
Portugal Portugal Radio and Television of Portugal Internacional RTPi Max
Ukraine Ukraine National Television Company of Ukraine NTU Jens