Bauer Media Group appoints Gary Stein as director of music
Bauer Media Group has today announced the appointment of Gary Stein as director of music, where he will be responsible for managing the whole musical output across the 16 northern English and Scottish Place radio stations.
Stein has worked at Bauer Media for seventeen years, most recently as station and programme director for Key 103 and Magic 1152 AM, with his replacement to be confirmed shortly.
Dee Ford, MD at Bauer Radio, said: “This transformational new role has been created to ensure that Bauer continues to punch above its weight with listener loyalty by providing the best quality music and an even better listening experience for our audiences across our Place stations. Gary will be bringing a wealth of consumer and music experience to the job, he is a passionate radio programmer who understands the opportunity in delighting listeners.’’
Beginning his new role on Monday 14 January, Stein will work closely with Ric Blaxill, Bauer’s cross-platform music and content director.