TODAY FM APPOINTS NEW CONTENT & PROGRAMMING DIRECTOR

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Today FM has announced the appointment of Phil Manzor to Content & Programming Director at the station.

Phil joins Today FM from his role as Content Director at Dublin Youth Station SPIN 1038, where, for the past 3 years, he successfully led the Music & Entertainment brand to its highest ever audience reach. Phil was also responsible for redeveloping and launching the now award-winning Breakfast show ‘Fully Charged’ with Graham and Nathan.

Prior to his time in Communicorp Media, Phil worked with Bauer Media Group in Scotland, where he was Content Controller for regional music stations Forth 1 and later Tay FM.

Today FM is Ireland’s No.1 Commercial Radio Station and Number 1 for 20-44-year olds in the country, home to award winning shows including The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show, Dermot & Dave and The Last Word with Matt Cooper. Today FM entertains an audience of almost 900,000 each week and has a social media following in excess of 1 million.

Commenting on his appointment, Phil Manzor said:

“I’ve had a really exciting 3 years in SPIN, working with a talented and ambitious young team and it’s been a pleasure to watch them develop during that time. It’s now time for a new challenge and I’m delighted that opportunity has come in the shape of Today FM. I’ve long admired the station and I’m looking forward to leading an already successful team to new heights in radio.”

Keith McCormack, Today FM CEO commented:

I’m delighted to welcome Phil to the Today FM family. Having worked alongside Phil for a number of years, I have first-hand experience of his passion for and knowledge of great radio. Today FM is going from strength to strength and I have no doubt that, under Phil’s leadership, will unlock even more potential in the fast paced and ever-changing audio landscape”