Mark Weldon - Group Chief Executive Officer,
Mark Weldon joined
MediaWorks in August 2014 as Chief Executive Officer of the Group, managing
the company's Radio, Television and Interactive
Wendy Palmer – Chief Executive Officer, MediaWorks
Wendy Palmer has held senior management
positions across the Radio industry in a career spanning more than 25
years. She was General Manager for MediaWorks’ Auckland Radio
operation for seven years, having joined the company in 2005 as General
Manager of More FM. Wendy founded Market Pulse, a market leader in field
marketing, merchandising and customer measurement with offices in Auckland,
Sydney, Bangkok, and Cape Town, and has held management roles at Radio
Hauraki and 89FM.
Andrew Szusterman - Group Content and
Entertainment Brand Director
Andrew Szusterman's extensive TV and Radio career
includes three years as Group Programming Director for MediaWorks Radio,
and co-executive producing The X Factor NZ and New Zealand's Next Top
Model. A former Head of Music for MTV UK and Ireland, Andrew
established MediaWorks' music channel C4 and was Associate Director of
Programming for MediaWorks TV.
Liz Fraser - Group Head of Revenue
Liz Fraser joined MediaWorks in November 2012 as Director of Sales and
Marketing for MediaWorks TV. She had been General Manager at MSN, and
has worked extensively in the television industry - with senior roles in
sales, marketing and programming. Liz was appointed to the Group Head
of Revenue role in 2014.
Mark Jennings - Group Head of News
Mark Jennings has had a long and distinguished career in television news
and current affairs. He joined MediaWorks TV in 1989, and was appointed
Director of News & Current Affairs for MediaWorks TV in 1994. In
December 2014, Mark was appointed to lead the integration of MediaWorks'
TV, Radio and Digital news operations into an unified news team.
Tom Cotter - Chief Information and Product Officer
Tom Cotter has 15 years’ experience in developing and implementing
digital strategy. As General Manager for Digital Media at TVNZ from
2007-2014 he led the digital growth strategy. He was Strategy
Leader for Telecom’s New Media and Emerging Services, Head of Product
and Content Strategy for Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (Playstation),
and Head of Games for Virgin Media UK. More recently, Tom co-founded
and was CEO of second screen platform Buzzdial.com. Tom joined MediaWorks
in October 2014.