Frank Otto

Hamburg media entrepreneur and visionary, Germany

Frank Otto was born in Hamburg in 1957. In 1987 he founded OK Radio in Hamburg (today HAMBURG ZWEI), Germany's first private youth radio. He was also co-founder of VIVA TV and HH 1, the first city television station in Hamburg. He also holds other investments in the private radio stations delta Radio, KISS FM Berlin, ENERGY Sachsen and HAMBURG ZWEI. As an artist, musician and media entrepreneur Frank Otto helped several labels and musical projects. In 2005, he founded ferryhouse productions GmbH & Co. KG, where all activities are now bundled and marketed. In 2013, Frank Otto received the Cross of Merit on the ribbon of the Federal Republic of Germany for his cultural commitment and his services to the common good.”