Paul Brown has been appointed digital development director at Bauer Media Group, in a new role which will see him shape and manage the execution of digital technology strategy.
Having previously worked at Absolute Radio as technology director and head of digital media at RadioWorks, Brown will also lead the programme management and development teams to support Bauer’s radio and lifestyle digital businesses.
Paul Keenan, Bauer Media chief executive commented: “Absolute Radio enjoys a leading position in digital development; and following our acquisition of the business we wanted to strengthen and deepen Bauer Media in this vital area. Paul’s appointment, and the capabilities of his team, will accelerate our progress”.
Brown will report to Bauer Media chief executive Paul Keenan. Reporting into him will be Godfrey Leach, Bauer Media’s chief technology officer, in addition to Brown’s existing team of head of research and development Duncan Amey, and head of application development Ben Matthew.