RCS has promoted Mike Powell to the position of SVP International Operations and Chief Compliance Officer.
Mike, who helped launch a number of radio stations in the UK, was the first person to use RCS Selector software and Master Control automation here.
He was previously Programme Director and later CEO of the County Sound Radio Network and CEO of UKRD Group. Among the UK radio stations he helped to launch, were Pirate FM, Fox FM, 96.4 The Eagle, Kiss 102 and many more.
President and CEO of RCS Philippe Generali commented: “Mike Powell’s responsibilities have grown tremendously since he joined RCS to oversee our International Operations 12 years ago. More recently, Mike directed our MRC (Media Ratings Council) accreditation process and to recognize his significant contributions we are pleased to expand his title to Senior Vice President International Operations and Chief Compliance Officer.”
Mike commented on his expanded role, “As an early adopter customer of RCS innovations, I was always in awe of its revolutionary products and legendary customer service. I’m still in awe and also very proud to be a part of an amazing team of people serving great broadcasters in 109 countries around the world.”
Mike will remain based in the White Plains, New York Headquarters of RCS.