UTV man walks to Absolute Radio
After two highly successful years re-launching UTV owned Q102 in Dublin, Programme Director Ian Walker is to join Absolute Radio?s team as Senior VP Programming and Operations.
Clive Dickens, Absolute Radio?s Programme and Operations Director says: ?Ian is an incredibly talented programmer and manager and with increased demand from AR clients and partners for even more strategic insights coupled with operational expertise he will make a strong addition to the company.’
Australian born Ian has worked in senior radio management roles in the UK, Australia and Continental Europe and recently oversaw an 85% increase in audience at Dublin?s Q102,
Ian Walker adds:
?I am delighted to be joining AR and working alongside some of the most dynamic and talented people in radio today. It is without a doubt that AR?s expansion is testament to the excellent operational improvements they are delivering in radio stations across the world and I look forward to playing a pivotal role in enhancing further AR?s depth of experience.