This Week's Media Movements
Lucy Walker is the new Editor of OK! magazine. Lucy was previously the Deputy Editor for the publication. Lucy started her career with OK! before working across various Bauer Media titles including TV Week and Woman’s Day.
Medium Rare Content Agency has announced Narelle Hooper as the new Editor-in-Chief for Company Director Magazine. Narelle has previously reported for ABC Radio National, The Australian Finance Review, BRW Magazine, SBS TV and is the co-author of New Women, New Men, New Economy.
Buzzfeed Australia continues to grow its newsroom with former Guardian Reporter, Paul Farrell, and Crikey Political Reporter, Josh Taylor, joining from Tuesday 8th August. Paul spent almost four years with The Guardian as a Journalist and before that spent three years as an Online and Radio Producer. Josh was with Crikey for two years working as a Journalist after joining from CBS Interactive.
Ilija Dugandzic has taken up a new position as a Drive Announcer for River 94.9. Ilija brings a wealth of experience beginning his announcing career with 4ZR back in 1999. Most recently Ilija was the host of the Morning Show for Drive 96.5 FM.
Crocmedia have announced a brand new show for all motoring enthusiasts with Matt MacKelden and Steve Johnson swapping the race track for airwaves. Matt is a former high-performance driver trainer and touring car driver and Steve is a former V8 Supercar racer.
Southern Cross Austereo has announced Will Allen as Head of TV Sales. Will first joined the media company in 2007 running regional sales. He then rejoined Southern Cross Austereo in 2012 to head up sales in Brisbane.