Mediaweek Morning Report

Wednesday May 17 2017

  • Motorsport Network acquires Australian publisher Motoring Media Network
  • Ten hires new chief commercial officer: Sunita Gloster moving from AANA
  • SCA promotes Gina Hogan to replace Linda Wayman as Perth MD
  • TPG offer sees them move little bit closer to Fairfax Media ownership
    Former chairman Ron Walker and some analysts support new TPG offer
  • Facebook moving Will Easton back to Sydney to resume role as MD ANZ
  • OMD appointments: Gavin Gibson & Peita Pacey return, Daisy Huang promoted
  • Fairfax to publish national edition of Good Food Guide 2018 covering all states
  • Sports: Supercars for sale – News Corp interested in Archer Capital’s 65% stake
  • Seven’s contra and cash bid for A-League Saturday night game still a chance
  • Plus: Safety review at Studio 10, Foxtel confirms season 11 of Next Top Model
    Michael Pell on best Sunrise guests, Talkin’ ‘Bout Your Generation returning?
  • Week 20 TV: Tuesday
    Seven wins with three in top 10: News, Home & Away, House Rules
    TEN’s MasterChef back over 1m as immunity win draws a big crowd
    Craig Reucassel’s War On Waste a timeslot winner for ABC & KEO Films
    The Last Resort running out of chances at Nine with episode three fail
    Multichannel shootout: Return of Outback Truckers rolls over Hockers debut

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