Wireless promotes Taunton to CEO

Wireless Group’s current chief operating officer Scott Taunton has been named as chief executive of Wireless Group, reporting to Rebekah Brooks, chief executive of News UK.

Scott will assume responsibility for all the radio and digital businesses within the group, spanning the UK and the Republic of Ireland.

Announcing his appointment, Rebekah Brooks commented: “Scott is a dynamic leader, whose promotion to the role of chief executive will be a huge asset to Wireless and News UK. He will join my Executive team and work to ensure that our two businesses build on the strengths of a partnership that is already demonstrating great success in editorial and commercial collaboration.”

Read more on the Radio Today website http://radiotoday.co.uk/2016/11/scott-taunton-appointed-ceo-of-wireless-group/