DMGRA has announced that Illyria has moved to 100 percent ownership. Illyria has acquired from Daily Mail and General Trust plc (DMGT) the remaining 50% in DMG Radio Australia (DMGRA) having first acquired a 50% interest in November 2009.
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dmg Radio Australia has announced Seal as the latest high profile artist to join the new radio stations, smoothfm 95.3 in Sydney and smoothfm 91.5 in Melbourne, from Sunday 27 May at 9am.
Currently one of the coaches on the hit series The Voice, Seal has endeared himself to contestants, as well as live and TV audiences, with his insightful mentoring. Seal’s musical background, including international hits "Crazy" and "Kiss From A Rose", and passion for music, make him the perfect complement to smoothfm’s distinctive and unique, soft easy listening format.
dmg Radio has announced the appointment of Louise Higgins to the newly created role of Chief Financial Officer and Group General Manager at dmg Radio Australia.
Higgins is currently the CFO at dmg Radio and takes on this additional role after being with the company for 18 months. Higgins joined dmg Radio in 2010 after a career in senior financial roles at both Macquarie Bank and BBC Radio in London.
dmg Radio Australia today announces the launch of smoothfm 95.3 in Sydney and smoothfm 91.5 in Melbourne, new radio stations delivering a music position that will be unique in both cities on Monday 21 May from 7am.
smoothfm 95.3 in Sydney and smoothfm 91.5 in Melbourne will launch as distinctive, unique, contemporary, soft easy listening format.
An emotional Merrick Watts told his Sydney breakfast audience he was leaving the station after 10 years. “After 10 years waking up at 4am our time has come to an end,” said Watts after warning listeners all morning an announcement was pending.
dmg Radio Australia has announced the appointment of Mike Cass to the position of program director for Nova 100 in Melbourne.
Nova 100 announced a new partnership with the Victoria Racing Club (VRC) as official FM radio partner for the 2011 Melbourne Cup Carnival.
One of the most highly anticipated events in Melbourne, Nova 100 will capture all the excitement in the lead up to the Melbourne Cup Carnival and the four feature race days - AAMI Victoria Derby Day (29 October), Emirates Melbourne Cup Day (1 November), Crown Oaks Day (3 November) and Emirates Stakes Day (5 November).
dmg radio Australia today announced the appointment of Rebekah Horne to the position of Chief Digital Officer.
Horne joins the company from Fox Interactive Media where she most recently held the position of Managing Director and Senior Vice President International. Rebekah spent 2 years building the Australian MySpace business then 3 years based in London managing 16 territories internationally. She remains with MySpace until June 30, 2011.