New era at Oban Times
WYVEX Media has appointed senior managers to lead its publications including The Oban Times and The Scottish Field into a new era.
Keith McIntyre joins the company as the Group Operations Director, Nicky Murphy has joined the company as Advertising Director Designate and company accountant George Graham has been named as Group Finance Director.
Wyvex Media Managing Director Alister Bennett welcomed the new management team: ‘We are delighted to have people of the calibre of Keith and Nicky joining to assist in the companies future development.
‘We have also promoted two long-serving members of staff with George’s well- deserved promotion and in Fiona’s new role within the company.
‘These appointments will further strengthen the position of Wyvex Media within the Scottish publishing industry.’
Keith has a background in senior management roles at a number of publishers including managing director at Tweeddale Press and the Scottish marketing director at Johnston Press’. Most recently Keith was worked for Romanes Publishing with roles as Publishing Director and Managing Director of a number of the groups titles.
Nicky has ‘come home’ to Oban after developing a number of successful projects in both Argyll and throughout Scotland. Nicky was previously head of advertising for Wyvex Media.
George Graham has been promoted to the role of Group Finance Director and takes up his role with immediate effect. George has been with the company for more than 18 years.
Fiona Bennett worked in nursing for a number of years before relocating to Oban to work with Wyvex Media. She has worked with the company for six years in the various departments that she will now offer strategic HR and personnel support too.
The Scottish-based publishers employs more than 80 members of staff in its west coast and Edinburgh offices.
It publishes upwards of 100 different products annually and has recently expanded its business-to-business, magazine and tourism departments.