21 Israelian Str., 0015, Yerevan, Armenia

Artak Aleksanyan

Artak Aleksanyan

Eghvard Highway 1

Yerevan, Armenia 0054

+37455 002233

[email protected]




“Newmag” Independent Media Outlet

Executive Director (01/2011-Present)

  • Managing newmag.am 
  • Creating book projects
  • Creating multi-media projects


“Armenia” TV CompanyYerevan, Armenia

Head of News Department (01/2015-Present)

  • Responsible for the daily news
  • Managing Sunday analytical edition 


Banadzev” Production Company – Yerevan, Armenia

  Managing Director and Owner (08/2008-Present)

          Production of documentaries, TV programs & shows

  • Weekly TV show “Special Report” on AMPTV
  • Weekly TV reality show “Witness: Real Stories” on AMPTV
  • Weekly TV program “Interactive: Millennium Rhythm” on AMPTV
  • Daily updated blog.banadzev.com


Formula Media INGO – Yerevan, Armenia

President (08/2010 – Present)


 “ArmNews” TV Company – Yerevan, Armenia

  Executive Producer (08/2011-12/2014)

  • Responsible for the content of the channel
  • Running and creating new TV projects


Public TV Company of Armenia – Yerevan, Armenia

Executive Producer “Hailur” information service (07/2008-08/2011)

  •   Work with journalists for the prime-time edition of “Hailur”
  •   Decide the reportages and themes of “Hailur”  
  •   Manage newsroom and editorial policy
  •   Preparation for the new TV season
  •   Manage HR and technical stuff


European Formula” Monthly TV magazine – Yerevan, Armenia

Chief Editor and Anchor (08/2008-Present)

  • EU financed TV program on EU-Armenia relations


168 hours” newspaper– Yerevan, Armenia

Columnist (09/2006-06/2008)

  • Write articles about USA, US policy, society, evens
  • Cover Armenian Diaspora’s activities


Public TV Company of Armenia – Yerevan, Armenia

Head of TV group “Formula, host of daily news program and talk-show (11/2000-09/2006)

  • Prepare and host daily news program “Hailur” (Armnews) on Fridays
  • Conduct my own political weekly talk-show “Formula”
  • Prepare special documentary monthly series “Formula. Special report”
  • producing weekly cultural program “Gzrocner” 


Internews Armenia – Yerevan, Armenia

Editor-in-chief, Electronic Edition (08/2002-10/2003)

  • Coordinate and edit the information flow of electronic edition
  • Manage connections with all regional TV stations and Internews departments
  • Collect information for publishing in the web-site


Prometheus” TV-– Yerevan, Armenia

Reporter, Information service (12/1999-10/2000)

  • Prepare reports on the activities of the National Assembly
  • Analyze the economic activities of the executive branch
  • Prepare and edit morning news
  • Lead the news editions in Russian


Military service- Echmiadzin, Armenia

Officer (06/1998-11/1999)

         Deputy to the Commander of Battalion in Political Training


Channel 1 of Armenian State TV-– Yerevan, Armenia

Correspondent, Information Agency (09/1997-05/1998)

  • Prepare reports on second summon of the National Assembly
  • Analyze and prepare reports on political life in the country
  • Prepare coverage on the resignation of the president in February 1998
  • Publish articles in the daily newspapers “Aravot” and “Azg”  


Channel 2 of Armenian State TV “Nork” – Yerevan, Armenia

Correspondent, Information Agency (02/1996-08/1997)

  • Prepare reports   on presidential elections in 1996 
  • Analyze and prepare reports on social-economic situation in the country
  • Senior Producer of evening news




University of Utah – Salt Lake City, Utah

College of Humanities, Communication Department (09/2006-05/2008)

MA in Broadcasting and visual communication


American University of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia

MA in Political Science and International Relations (05/2005-06/2006)

Department of Political Science and International Relations (withdraw)


Armenian State Pedagogical University – Yerevan, Armenia

Diploma (09/1994-07/1998)

Department of History




1st prize on best coverage of migration problems 2009

“People in Need” NGO and UN Armenia office


The best entrepreneur of South Caucasus 2009

British Council 


The most favorite TV journalist of the year 2008

Centre for Public Opinion Studies


The best TV journalist for highlighting environmental issues in mass media, 

Certificate given by OSCE Yerevan office 2006


The best TV Journalist, Yerevan Press Club

Winner of the 10-th anniversary of Yerevan Press Club in 2005