UKRD’s Sunderland station Sun FM has made three new appointments in its sales department taking on former execs from rival stations.
Alan Geddes, who has 18 years experience in the region previously working with TFM, Metro, Century and TLRC joins as sales executive.
Kevin McAuley joins as key account director after 15 years radio working across Capital and Real Radio having previously been top company biller across GMG Radio group for nearly a decade.
And Steve Close joins as sponsorship, promotions and interactive account manager. He has been working in the area for almost 15 years across Century, Real and Capital.
Julian Carter, Managing Director of Sun FM told RadioToday: “UKRD has been voted the number 1 company to work for three years running, and it is all about the people-so we have recruited the best. Our commercial team is now 12 strong and one of the biggest in the North East, led by Nicola McIntosh, Sales Director.
“Currently the team are showing significant year on year growth and it is great to see the Sun shining brightly.”