Mediaweek’s 2016 People of the Week

The names who made it into Mediaweek’s coveted Person of the Week club this year

Cathy Payne

25 January
Gaven Morris
Director of News, ABC

1 February
Osher Günsberg
Stav, Abby & Osher Presenter, Hit 105

8 February
Tony Kendall
CEO, Australian Radio Network

15 February
Doug Peiffer

22 February
Jim Carroll
Director of News & Current Affairs, SBS

29 February
David Mott
CEO & MD, ITV Studios Australia

7 March
Hugh Marks
CEO, Nine Entertainment Co

14 March
James Warburton
CEO, V8 Supercars

21-28 March
Michael Stutchbury
Editor-in-Chief, The Australian Financial Review

4 April
George Papadopoulos
Group Chief Executive, Pacific Star Network

11 April
Amelia Lester
Editor, Good Weekend

18 April
Catherine Nebauer
GM for Asia Pacific, ZooMoo Networks

28 April
Paul Rybicki
Head of TV, mobile video & content, Optus

2 May
Paul Clarke
Director, Blink TV, Bombora Film & Music Co.

9 May
Michael Atkin
Reporter, 7.30

16 May
Craig Hutchison
CEO, Crocmedia

23 May
Judith Whelan
Editor, The Sydney Morning Herald

30 May
John Fellet

6 June
Jeni O’Dowd
Editor, The Saturday Daily Telegraph

13 June
Christopher Dore
Editor, The Daily Telegraph

27 June
Ian McClelland
MD, Guardian Australia

4 July
Ben Naparstek
Head of editorial, online & emerging platforms, SBS

11 July
Mark Forbes
Editor-in-chief, The Age

18 July
Andrew Lancaster
CEO, WIN Corporation

25 July
Jason Scott
CEO, Allure Media

1 August
John Wall
Co-founder, EON Sports

8 August
Barclay Nettlefold

15 August
Tom Malone
Director of Sport, Nine Network

5 September
Nick Chan
CEO, Bauer Media Australia

12 September
Steve Crawley
Head of Live TV, Fox Sports

19 September
Justin Sargent
CEO, Nielsen Pacific

26 September
Kerin O’Connor
Managing Director, The Week

3 October
Manu Feildel
Co-host, My Kitchen Rules

10 October
Brian Gallagher
Chief Sales Officer, Southern Cross Austereo

17 October
Julian Delany
Chief Digital Officer, NewsLifeMedia

24 October
Sue Carter
Content Director, ARN Adelaide

31 October
Charles Parry-Okeden
CEO, Executive Channel International

14 November
Sarah Wood
Co-founder and CEO, Unruly

21 November
Craig McPherson
Seven’s Network Director of News

28 November
Cathy Payne
CEO, Endemol Shine International

5 December
Jay Rosenstock
President, Vice International

12 December
Andrew Quilty
Freelance Photographer

Mediaweek’s 2016 People of the Week
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