CRA, Fairfax and Southern Cross Austereo bosses on digital radio three years on

The radio industry came together across Australia on Friday to mark the third anniversary of the launch of digital radio. Sydney’s event took place at First Fleet Park. Mumbrella’s Tim Burrowes talks to:

  • Commercial Radio Australia boss Joan Warner on why the uptake of digital radio three years on is more successful than she expected;
  • Fairfax Radio CEO Adam Lang on steadying the ship after the division was withdrawn from sale, and signing off a five year strategy;
  • Nova’s Ryan “Fitzy” Fitzgerald “We feel like we regurgitate the same stuff every week but people seem to love it”;
  • Eardrum’s Ralph van Dijk on future proofing the industry;
  • WSFM’s Brendan Jones and Amanda Keller, and Today Network presenter Fifi Box on the importance of digital to the industry;
  • SCA’s Sydney GM Jeremy Simpson on the launch of digital station Stardust;
  • Mix 106.5’s Claire Hooper gives the shortest interview of all time

Production: Colin Delaney and Georgina Pearson


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