MediaWorks NZ New Group Content Appointment
Following early last month’s appointment of Andrew Szusterman as Group Content and Entertainment Brand Director for both radio and television. MediaWorks New Zealand recenlty appointed Leon Wratt their new Group Content Director – Music.
Leon is now charged with the company’s music brands, The Edge, The Rock, More FM, The Breeze, The Sound, Mai FM, Kiwi FM, George, Coromandel FM, Radio Dunedin and Times FM.
Leon has been with them for 23 years and was both PD of The Edge and GM of Hip Hop and RnB station, Mai FM for the group. Based on Friday's NZ ratings he is off to a great start.
Leon Wratt said: “I’m incredibly proud to be leading the Radio content team. We have the most loved radio brands and people, both on air and behind-the-scenes, and I am excited to be able to build on the excellent work we are already doing, and create new content and revenue opportunities across the MediaWorks Group.”
MediaWorks Radio CEO, Wendy Palmer said: “Leon brings exceptional programming talents and proven success building multi-platform music and entertainment brands to his new role. He is one of the driving forces behind the success of The Edge, most recently launching The Edge TV.
“I’m delighted to have someone of Leon’s calibre to lead our team of exceptionally talented Music Content Directors, and continue to lift the bar strategically and commercially.”