ABC appoint new manager for RN
ABC Radio National have appointed Louise Evans as their new manager.
Evans has a print background having been the commercial manager of The Australian as well as sports editor, deputy chief of staff and features editor during her 12 years at News Limited.
She has recently moved into radio, working as a producer on RN Breakfast and on the mornings program at 702 ABC Sydney.
Kate Dundas, the director of ABC Radio, says:
"Louise is an outstanding media professional who brings both senior editorial and leadership skills to the job."
"Louise brings to the ABC expertise in editorial leadership and in creative and change management. She is a passionate listener to RN and extremely knowledgeable in the Australian media."
Evans says of her new role:
"I’m thrilled to have this opportunity. RN is a major force in Australian intellectual life and holds a unique place in the media industry. To play a part in engaging audiences with its talented program teams and outstanding content is a challenge to which I very much look forward."