Smooth hires BRMB sales boss
GMG Radio has appointed Jane Davies as sales director for its Smooth Radio station in the west midlands. Jane joins Smooth Radio from BRMB where she is currently Head of Sales and will take up the position, based in Birmingham, on 7th January next year.
Jane joins Smooth Radio after having spent just under four years at BRMB. Prior to that, she spent three years at The Wolf as sales director and 10 years as sales manager for Beacon Radio. In all Jane has spent nearly 17 years building a formidable reputation in sales across the area.
Jane said: “I am delighted to be joining Smooth Radio at such an exciting time and looking forward to accelerating growth and development around the Smooth brand. Smooth Radio provides a real opportunity for advertisers and listeners across the West Midlands and I am looking forward to maximising and developing both existing and new relationships in the marketplace.”
Andy Carter Managing Director of Smooth West Midlands said; “Jane brings huge market experience to Smooth Radio, specifically to our region, and we are delighted to welcome her to the team. With the recent addition of sales manager Sarah Whitaker from Heart and Jim Bourne, also from Heart, as sponsorship and promotions manager Jane’s first class direction will see her compliment and lead our strong and enthusiastic team forward.”