Comings and Goings
Atul Razdan joins Reliance Broadcast Network Limited (RBNL), which operates Big FM in India, as the National Programming Head.
With over 14 years of experience in consumer insights, product development and communications, his previous career stints have been with Hershey's India Pvt Ltd and Cadbury India Ltd.
Atul will lead content development initiatives for the existing network of 45 Radio stations as well as upcoming launches in 14 new cities.
2 February 2017
Rabi KC has left the Asia Pacific Institute for Broadcast Development after 4 years as Program Manager in Kuala Lumpur. He was previously a Broadcast Engineer at Kantipur FM and a technical officer at ACORAB in Nepal. Rabi will return to Nepal to use his knowledge in his home country.
22 January 2017
Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union has elected Ko Dae-young, President and CEO of Korean Broadcasting System (KBS) as new President and Ms Supriya Sahu, Director General of Doordarshan-India as new Vice president of its Administrative Council.
The term of the newly elected members of the Administrative Council will be for three years with effect from January 2017.
28 October 2016
Steve Pulley has joined GN Broadcasting as Broadcasting Director of its UAE stations Radio 1, Radio 2, Josh and Hayat FM. Steve was most recently General Manager of Bamboo Media, where he provided services to international radio stations and local businesses looking to improve premium content services.
23 March 2016
ABS-CBN Corporation in Manila has appointed Carlo L. Katigbak as its new president and CEO, effective January 1. He replaces Charo Santos-Concio, who will step down on December 31 2015. Katigbak began his career at Sky in 1994 and returned to Sky Cable as COO from 2005 to 2012. He became president in 2013.
30 December 2015
President and CEO of the Korean Broadcasting System (KBS), Cho Dae-hyun is retiring from his position on November 23. Ko Dae-young (pictured), currently the President of KBS Business will succeed him as the new President and CEO.
Because Cho Dae-hyun is also the current ABU President, he will be replaced by Vice President, Hikaru Doumoto, Executive Vice-President of Nippon Hoso Kyokai (NHK) until the forthcoming ABU General Assembly in Jakarta in October 2016 where members will have the opportunity to elect a new ABU President.
23 November 2015
Popular programmer and presenter Cruz Teng has moved on from his position as Station Head at MediaCorp Singapore's Madarin station YES FM. He has taken up a new appointment with Noon Talk Media as Group Creative Director, where he will be reporting to Jacki Ng, CEO. The appointment is effective from November 23.
9 November 2015
Barry Keohane has accepted the position of Content Director at 891 ABC Adelaide. Barry’s background is in commercial radio operations, management and consultancy. Over the past 20 years he’s been involved with content development and talent coaching for leading media companies, including SCA, ARN, Click Radio (Thailand). For the past three years, he's been working in China.
20 October 2015