Rove Confirmed: GAME ON
The deal is done, Southern Cross Austereo have confirmed Rove McManus will join the Hit Network to do Sydney Breakfast on 2Day FM.
In a deal which appears to be similar to what Hamish & Andy did with SCA, as part of his package Rove will receive share equity to the value of $350k. Those shares will be issued on each of January 1, and July 1 2016, and again in January and July 2017 and into 2018. That’s around 2.1 million dollars worth of shares straight up.
With Rove’s arrival into 2Day FM breakfast, Dan and Maz will be taking a break from radio. SCA announcing that they will return in 2016 to host a new weekend Breakfast show across the country for the network.
No start date has been announced just yet for Rove or who he will appear with. SCA are not about to show their cards yet as the Press Release quotes here.