Mr. Joan Font

Position: 
Head of the Audiovisuals & Comunications Department
Organization: 
Government of Andorra
Region: 
Europe
Country: 
Andorra

Joan Font has been professionally involved in the world of radio-broadcasting since 1971 when he entered Sud Radio. Successively being Technician, Producer of the News Service and Journalist until 1982. In 1982 he became chief of the photographic laboratory, and manager of the Publicity department at the news magazine “Andorra 7” until 1985. With the creation of the National Sound Archive in 1985, he enters the Andorran Government Administration, being nowadays the chief of the Audiovisuals and Communications department. Since 2005 he is a member of the international experts panel in e-Content and e-Technologies of the WSA international organization.
 

Besides his professional activities, Joan Font has exerted several political responsibilities:

  • Member of the City council of Ordino from 1984 to 1991
  • Mayor of the “Quart de Sorn?s” from 1998 to 2000
  • Member of the City council of Ordino from 2000 to 2004,
  • Member of the Andorran Audiovisual Council since 2005
  • President of the Andorran Audiovisual Council since January 2008 (www.caa.ad )