Founder of Top Media is commemorated; Dritan Hoxha’s dream continues 16 years after premature death

23/05/2024 20:59

The founder of Top Media, Dritan Hoxha, is commemorated today on the 16th anniversary of his death.

On May 23, 2008, Hoxha passed away after a tragic road accident in Tirana.

Dritan Hoxha is the founder of the largest television in Albania, Top Channel, radio stations Top Albania, Top Gold and My Music, the newspaper “Shqip”, the first platform in Albania for digital terrestrial and satellite broadcasts, DigitAlb and later, also for broadcasts on mobile according to DVB-H technology.

With his vision and hard work, Top Channel was the first television to produce shows and documentaries in the then High Definition format.

Through television broadcasts, he was able to achieve a ‘spiritual’ union of all Albanians to watch television in the Albanian language in different parts of the world.

The founder of Top Media was decorated with the title of “Grand Master” by the President of the Republic, Bajram Begaj, on December 23 of last year.

“Unwavering dreamer and visionary, courageous in his creativity, innovative and passionate”, called Begaj the founder of Top Media, for his unrepeatable work.

“The man who worked day and night to realize the project of his life, he deserved the new surname by which he was known as Topi’s Tani”, the president added.

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