Global Chief steps down
Global Radio’s Chief Operating Officer, Don Thomson, will be leaving the company at the end of this month. Thomson, who helped set up Chrysalis and Heart took up the post in 2007.
Thomson played a key role in the acquisition by Global of GCap in 2008 and the subsequent integration of the commercial teams into the new Global Radio headquarters in London.
Don Thomson said: “Having been involved for over 24 years in the commercial radio industry, I am delighted to have served a key role in the creation of Global Radio and to have played a significant part in its success.
“I therefore feel that my job is now done and I look forward to taking on the next challenge and hope Global enjoys continued success.”
Stephen Miron, CEO of Global Radio added: “Don has made a great contribution to Global Radio and we thank him for all his hard work. Whilst we regret his decision, we fully understand his position and wish him every success for the future.”