Apr 2013 Radio News
Matthew has over 20 years experience in the media industry and was formerly Commercial Director at Metro Radio in Newcastle as well as previously holding senior roles at TFM Radio in Middlesborough and Viking Radio in Hull.
Commenting on his new role Matthew said: “This is a really exciting time to be joining one of UTV’s stations, and I can’t wait to join the team at Pulse. I’m looking forward to continuing to grow the stations and bring the very best in local news and entertainment to listeners in West Yorkshire.”
Iain Fowler, UTV Media (GB), Director of Local Radio, said: “Matthew has a wealth of experience in local radio, having already held senior commercial and editorial roles at other stations, and is the perfect fit for this role. I’d like to congratulate him on his appointment and welcome him to Pulse.”
The UTV Media (GB) local radio network consists of 13 stations across England and Wales with 1.4million listeners per week. They include Signal Radio in Stoke, The Wave and Swansea Sound in South Wales and Liverpool Station Juice FM which was named Station of the Year (300,000 to 1 million) at the 2012 Sony Radio Academy Awards.