Cathy O’Connor makes ‘top women in media’ list
B&T Magazine has compiled a list of the '29 Most Influential Women in Media' this week.
The list spans a variety of media; including magazines, newspapers, television and online. There are three women on the list with radio connections;
Ranked at #1 is Gina Rinehart, at #9 is Nova's Cathy O'Connor, and at #23 is Wendy Harmer for her influence through 'The Hoopla'.
Cathy O'Connor is the only women on the list presently with an Executive role in the radio industry and B&T have written about her below:
Cathy O’Connor joined the NOVA Entertainment posse as Managing Director in January 2003 climbed into chief executive ranks by October 2008.
O’Connor is known for her role in moving the NOVA Network to the top spot for radio in Australia and played a vital part in launching Sydney and Melbourne's smoothfm stations.
See the list in full here.