Global hires Gary Muircroft from Bauer

Bauer Radio’s Gary Muircroft is joining Global to manage its Broadcasting Centre in Scotland.

Gary has been Regional Content Director for Scotland for the last two years and replaces David Treasurer. He’ll be Managing Editor Of Global Scotland, looking after Heart, Smooth Radio and XFM in Scotland.

David has been with Heart Scotland since it rebranded from Scot FM to Real Radio in 2002. He’s off to BBC Radio Scotland to be the station’s promotions producer.

Richard Park, Global’s Group Executive Director and Director of Broadcasting, said: “Gary’s vision and passion for radio in Scotland, combined with a wealth of programming experience, will be a tremendous asset to Global as he leads our team onto greater success.”

Gary, who also hosts Bauer City 2’s Country Music Show, starts his new job in October. Before becoming a Director at Bauer, he held various positions at Radio Tay, MFR and Northsound. He was also Programme Controller at Central FM and Wave 102.

Gary Muircroft said: “I am very much looking forward to my new role with Global as we enter another exciting period for commercial radio in Scotland. This is an amazing opportunity for me to head back to my home patch to work with an incredibly talented team and the greatest radio brands in the UK.”

Posted on Friday, July 24th, 2015 at 11:13 am by Duty Reporter

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