Tony Aldridge joins i98
Tony Aldridge is the new Content Director for i98 in Wollongong.
Hailing from the UK and a 21 year career, Tony spent 15 years as a Programme Director for a couple of networks including Capital FM and Heart FM. Tony was a consultant and Executive Producer for Heart London’s Breakfast Show before moving to Australia and becoming Assistant Program Director at Sydney’s Nova 96.9 working with Fitzy & Wippa.
On joining i98FM, Tony said: “I am excited to be leading the on-air talent at the clear number one station in the market and am looking forward to strengthening its position even further. i98 is already a great radio station with a fantastic team and I can’t wait to come on board to help take it to the next level.”
Station Manager Sean O’Shannassy said, “We’re thrilled to have Tony join i98 to lead our on-air team. Tony’s appointment is an important part of the beginning of a new era for the station. Apart from his vast experience, Tony will bring with him an invaluable outside perspective that will help us to raise the benchmark of regional radio once again.”
Tony commences with i98FM on Monday, May 23.