Kate Meade will join Jon Vertigan in Warrnambool from January 23 on 3YB, 3SH, 3WM, 3CS and 3HA on the networked AM breakfast program The Morning Rush.
Dwayne Jeffries has been announced as the new CEO for Brisbane’s 96five. Dwayne is known in Commercial circles having worked for over 25 years in both On-Air and CD roles at Gold FM, 2GO FM and WS FM. He made the move into Christian Radio sector four years as CD for Sydney’s Hope Media.
Jacqui Hoban has been appointed to the new position of Head of Events for SCA. Jacqui we work across marketing and content, sales, the Studio and promotions to drive and execute a national events strategy for the group.
Southern Cross Austereo have made a move on 2Day FM Breakfast, taking out Rove & Sam and putting in Em Rusciano and Harley Breen. SCA say the decision came after Rove & Sam along with SCA executives took some time off over the Summer and after review, decided that the best route forward for all was to move their show into another time slot. That “slot”, will see Rove & Sam move into a nightly national show from 7pm-8pm across The Hit Network’s 43 metro and regional radio stations from Jan 30th.
i98FM is launching a new Breakfast show with Christie Hayes joining the team for 2017. As an actress and former Home and Away star, this will be Christie’s first radio gig. For seven years she played “Kirsty Sutherland” on Home and Away.
Long time Producer of Robin, Terry and Bo, Ruth De Glass has exited the show. Ruth was Breakfast Producer for 6 years and prior to that was Project Manager at ARN.
TV’s Jade Robran will join the On-Air team at Adelaide FIVEaa on Afternoons.
Dan Jones was in Townsville on Hot FM, then hit1047 Canberra has joined the team at i98FM Illawarra.
This weekend is Dan & Maz’ last show and the last time they will be heard on SCA. After being poached by SCA from Nova, and given a solid run on Drive around the country, they made the move to prime time Breakfast in 2015 on 2Day FM. After a short lived tilt, they made way for Rove & Sam with Dan & Maz sidelined to weekend Breakfast this year across the Hit Network. Dan & Maz dropped the news of them not returning on their socials.
Paul Henry‘s final sign-off, “It was a brilliant idea”. It was a radio show with pictures, that arrived across New Zealand in April 2015 and this morning it was the final hitout. Take a look at the final break of the Paul Henry Show.