Absolute Radio’s Deputy Content Director Paul Sylvester has been appointed as Content Director for the Bauer station.
Paul steps up to work for Tony Moorey, who was made Content Director for both Absolute Radio and Magic after Liam Thompson left Magic in May this year. Tony’s role remains unchanged.
In other Bauer news, Magic music scheduler Sheena Mason will become Deputy Content Director for Magic whilst James Curran is to be promoted to Director of Music for Magic and Absolute Radio.
In James’ team, Martyn Lee will be promoted to Deputy Head of Music, Magic Radio.
Magic’s Executive Producer, Tom Seldon, will now lead the station’s Branded Content, working closely with the commercial team to create programming to drive both audience and revenue.
Tom will also work on the increasing number of S&P projects which span both Magic and Absolute Radio. He will report into the other new joint team that Magic Radio is creating led by Dan Wright who will be promoted to Production Director. He will be responsible for imaging on Absolute Radio and for branded content across both brands. Magic Radio’s Head of Production Matt Clark will continue his work on Magic and will report directly into Sheena.
Magic Radio will be recruiting a new Social & Digital Manager to lead the strategy and has also appointed Jess Temby as Social & Digital Assistant Producer. She will work with programming to create content for Facebook, Twitter and the web.