Bauer Media’s Scotland MD Graham Bryce has been appointed to the new position of Group Managing Director, Place, Northern England and Scotland.
In this new role Graham will have responsibility for growth at stations in the North of England including Key 103, Metro and Radio Aire. Regional Managing Directors for the North West, North East and Yorkshire and the Place Group Content Director (North of England and Scotland) will report to Graham.
He’ll also oversee Magic Network North and Greatest Hits Network Scotland, reporting into Dee Ford, Group Managing Director, Bauer Radio.
Graham said: “I feel very privileged to be leading Bauer’s iconic Place radio stations across northern England and Scotland. These unique brands have unrivalled connection and engagement with the communities they serve and continue to be incredibly relevant in this fast-changing multi-channel world. I can’t wait to work with the talented teams and look forward to unveiling the exciting growth plans for Place over the coming months.”
Dee Ford commented: “This is a landmark appointment and one that will be hugely advantageous for our Place portfolio. Graham’s fantastic experience and credentials made him the stand out candidate and I know that his ability, drive and ambition will influence and benefit our wider radio business.”
Prior to joining Bauer Radio in 2009, Graham was Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of two privately-owned European radio groups, based out of Amsterdam and Dublin. He also previously held the position of Managing Director for Xfm, Choice FM and Capital Gold.