Career


Industry CEO of the Year

FIVE major industry awards including Outstanding Achievement

Former Government Advisor on Media

Advisor to BBC Radio

Investor in a number of UK digital start up companies

Advisor to Tynwald, IOM Government

Author of Four Myers Reports into Digital Media and BBC Services

CEO Guardian Media Group Plc (Radio)

CEO, Border Radio Holdings

Director:  Royal Television Society NE

Chairman:  ZONA Rear View Camera for Bikers

Director:    Entrepreneurs Forum 

Director:    Business Investment Group (BiG)

Advisor:     Global Radio and Audio Brands

Visiting Professor:    University of Sunderland and University of Cumbria

Former Chair:           Sony Radio Awards / Arqiva Commercial Radio Awards / UK Radio Academy

Other: 

Presenter on BBC Radio Cumbria, Red Rose, Radio Tees, CFM, Century Radio, Real Radio, Rock Radio, Smooth Radio and many more. 

Presenter, Border Television, Tyne Tees Television. 

Programme Director and Breakfast presenter at Red Rose Radio.  Managing Director launching CFM Radio in 1993. 

CEO of Border Radio Holdings launching or managing Century Radio NE, Century NW, Century 106, Sun FM. 

CEO of GMG Radio (PLC) launching, winning or buying Jazz FM, Real Radio Wales, Real Radio Yorkshire, Real Radio Scotland (was Scot FM), Smooth Radio, NW, Smooth Radio London and a number of digital services. 

CEO of Radio Investments Ltd that owned and managed over 28 local radio stations across the UK 

 

Recognised by Radio Centre as one of '40' who influenced commercial radio since inception. 

The author of Myers Reports for UK Government, BBC National Radio, BBC Local Radio, Commercial Radio, IOM Tynwald.