Eddie McGuire has confirmed he is returning to The AFL Footy Show, a Channel Nine program that he presented between 1994 and 2005. Eddie is also currently the Presenter of Channel Nine's Millionaire Hot Seat, Triple M Melbourne's The Hot Breakfast and Commentator of Foxtel's AFL coverage.
Michael Wilkins has been announced as the new Managing Director for NSW at News Corp. Michael has held several senior roles at News Corp including Chief-of-Staff of the SundayTelegraph, General Manager of Community News and most recently General Manager of the Daily Telegraph and The Sunday Telegraph.
John McGourty has been appointed News Local’s first Publisher, Commercial and Operations. John has worked for News Corp for 17 years having been appointed the Night Editor at the Daily Telegraph back in 2000. John has since worked as a Deputy Editor of The Daily Telegraph, Editor of Network Features and most recently Executive Editor of the Editorial Network.
Kathy Lipari has been named as the new Executive Editor for News 360. Kathy has been with News Corp since 2002 working as the News Editor for the Daily Telegraph. Kathy has since held various senior positions within News Corp including Editor of Manly Daily, Head of Digital for News Ltd and most recently Editor-in-Chief for News Local.
The Project has announced former ABC Northern Tasmania News Journalist, Sallese Gibson, will be joining the team. Sallese has been with the ABC since 2012 where she started as a News Journalist with ABC Riverland in South Australia.
Libby Price has been announced as the new Presenter for Ace Networks rural program Country Today where she will start in September. The former ABC radio Presenter has spent the last three years working for the Benalla Ensign paper as the Editor.