Radio Today

Vale Steve Swadling

Kevin Blyton, Managing Director of Capital Radio has announced some sad news today:

"Steve Swadling passed away at Goulburn Hospital this morning. He was with his wife and family.

Steve was 58 years old – a good man – he certainly didn’t deserve to go so young and in the way he did.

He worked for us for 23 years and was the longest serving employee of the Capital Radio Network.

He was the General Manager of our Radio Operations in Goulburn, past Deputy Mayor of Goulburn, current President of the Goulburn Soldiers Club and he won the Commercial Radio Australia award for Best Regional Station Manager some years back.

His family are naturally very distressed and our thoughts should be with them now."

 

Published on Published on Saturday, 08 December 2012 17:12



Anonymous(17:29pm 08 Dec 2012)
A good man, and good boss, gone too soon.
Jason McLean(9:08am 09 Dec 2012)
I worked for Steve for 2 and a half years. We had our differences and clashed a few times but respected each others work. I will forever be thankful of the references he wrote for me which led to me winning 3 ACRA's. My condolences go to his family...he was well loved by them. I'm sure many in Goulburn will miss him, his passion for the town was more than what I ever saw from anyone. RIP Steve.
Paul McGovern(9:27am 10 Dec 2012)
My company has looked after the entertainment interests of the Goulburn Soldiers club for over a decade now and I dealt with Steve back in 2009 when organizing entertainment for a radio station function.
I found him to be a very nice man and an absolute gentleman...please accept our best wishes and condolences.
Paul McGovern
New Millennium Events and Entertainment
Shirley White(7:53am 14 Dec 2012)
I trained with Steve to be a celebrant. He made the training great fun and we worked as a great team. When he did his first funeral he email me and when i did my first he email back saying Your flying now . A man that i will never forget,a gentleman,passion for life,a good man.Fly high Steve.
Shirley White.

 Post Anonymously 

   I am a real live breathing human person

 

102.9 FM Hot Tomato on the Gold Coast has a vacancy for a Breakfast Show Executive Producer. (Maternity Leave Contract) Details.

 

SCA has a vacancy for an Announcer at Hot FM Townsville. Details.

 

Radio Release has a vacancy for a Release Coordinator based in Melbourne. Details.

 

91.9 Fresh FM has a vacancy for a Station Manager based in Gladstone. Details.

 

Fairfax Radio Network has a vacancy for a News Journalist - Part Time based in Sydney. Details.

 

 

ARN has a vacancy for a Show Image Producer based in Sydney. Details.

 

2EC and Power FM in Bega are looking for a Radio Journalist. Details.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

96.5 Wave FM has a vacancy for a Breakfast Show Producer in Wollongong. Details.

 

ARN has a vacancy for a Campaign Coordinator based in Brisbane.Details.

 

 

97.3 Coast FM and 6MM in Mandurah have a vacancy for their Talent Bank.Details.

 

Got a question? Got a suggestion?

Got a Story?

Email Blair anytime here.

 

SCA has a vacancy for a Breakfast Announcer based in Albury. Details.

 

 

Nova Entertainment are looking for Casual Announcers for Nova 96.9 Sydney. Details.

 

ARN has a vacancy for a Creative Writer based in Brisbane.Details.

 

ARN has a vacancy for an Assistant Content Director based in Sydney. Details.

 

Fairfax Radio Network has a vacancy for a Direct Sales Account Manager based in Perth.  Details

 

Nova Entertainment has a vacancy for an Ideas Director based in Melbourne. Details.

 

The Barefoot Investor has a vacancy for a Head of Content based in Melbourne. Details.

 

RCS has a vacancy for a Managing Director based in ChristChurch. Details.

 

Jodie Williams is set to join Triple Z in Lismore, NSW.

Peter Samios is taking up a position as content director at Star FM Dubbo. He was with 2SM in production.

 

Josh Olek is on the move from Snow FM Jindabyne to do nights and production at Wave FM in Wollongong.

 

Lee Stamps has joined KRock Geelong as their new Drive Announcer and Music Director.

 

Kenny Williams has joined the team at Hitz 939 Bundaberg as Music Director and Drive Announcer.

 

Beth Krapljanov has landed  her first full-time job in radio at Spirit FM in Broome. Beth recently attended Central Institute of Technology in Perth.

 

Cheryl Lardner has moved to Melbourne and joined ARN as Sales Manager of Mix 101.1.

Andrew ‘Dunks’ Dunkerley is returning to the position of Program Director with Snow FM and 2XL.

 

Brendan Egan has moved and been promoted to a new role with Grant Broadcasters as a Network Producer in their Hub operations. 

 

Catherine Sligar is leaving her post at Radio Release® after a nine month stint as Release Coordinator.

 

Canberra Ratings

1 104.7 17.3 (17.5) SCA
2 Mix 106.3 16.8 (15.9) SCA
3 ABC666 16.4 (15.6) ABC
4 triple j 10.0 (10.3) ABC
5 Classic FM 8.2 (10.2) ABC
6 Radio National 7.6 (6.9) ABC
7 2CC 7.0 (6.6) Capital
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 2/2014
  • GFK

Gold Coast Ratings

1 Gold FM 15.0 (17.1)* SCA
2 Hot Tomato 13.9 (12.3)* HT
3 Sea FM 8.8 (10.9)* SCA
4 triple j 7.6 (8.0)* ABC
5 ABC 91.7 FM 6.6 (5.6)* ABC
6 ABC612 4.2 (4.7)* ABC
7 4RN 2.7 (3.0)* ABC
  • 10+ Overall Share Mon-Sun, Survey 2/2014
  • * previous survey

 

Brisbane Ratings

1 97.3FM 13.8 (15.3) ARN
2 Nova 106.9 11.7 (11.6) NovaEnt
3 ABC612 10.8 (9.2) ABC
4 B105 9.4 (10.1) SCA
5 Triple M 9.1 (9.3) SCA
6 4KQ 8.0 (7.3) ARN
7 triple j 7.5 (7,2) ABC
8 Magic882 5.0 (5.2) Fairfax
9 4BC 4.4 (4.9) Fairfax
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 5/2014
  • GfK

Perth Ratings

1 Mix 94.5 14.2 (15.1) SCA
2 Nova 93.7 12.4 (11.8) NovaEnt
3 96FM 10.7 (11.1) Fairfax
4 triple j 10.3 (9.7) ABC
5 6PR 10.2 (9.0) Fairfax
6 ABC720 10.0 (10.6) ABC
7 92.9 8.0 (9,3) SCA
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 5/2014
  • GfK

Auckland Ratings

1 Newstalk ZB 13.4 (13.0) TRN
2 Coast  9.6 (8.1) TRN
3 The Edge 7.8 (6.0) Mediaworks
4 The Breeze 7.0 (6.5) Mediaworks
5 Classic Hits 6.7 (5.9) TRN
6 ZM 5.9 (5.6) TRN
7 Mai FM 5.2 (4.3) TRN
  • 10+ share, Survey 1/2014

Christchurch Ratings

1 Newstalk ZB 17.0 (16.1) TRN
2 More FM 10.7 (11.8) Mediaworks
3 The Breeze 10.2 (8.8) Mediaworks
4 The Rock 9.0 (10.3) Mediaworks
5 The Edge 6.9 (6.5) Mediaworks
6 The Sound 6.0 (6.4) Mediaworks
7 Classic Hits 5.7 (5.7) TRN
  • 10+ share, Survey 1/2014

Wellington Ratings

1 NewstalkZB 15.3 (10.5) TRN
2 The Breeze 13.7 (14.6) Mediaworks
3 ZM 11.3 (12.4) TRN
4 The Sound 7.5 (7.1) Mediaworks
5 The Rock 7.4 (8.3) Mediaworks
6 The Edge 6.6 (8.3) Mediaworks
7 Coast 5.7 (4.6) TRN
  • 10+ share, Survey 1/2014

Newcastle Ratings

1 KOFM 15.3 (16.1)* SCA
2 ABC1233 11.1 (12.0)* ABC
3 triple j 10.8 (11.2)* ABC
4 2HD 10.3 (8.8)* BOG
5 NXFM 9.7 (10.3)* SCA
6 New FM 9.3 (8.4)* BOG
7 Classic FM 4.7 (5.1)* ABC
  • 10+ Overall Share Mon-Sun, Survey 2/2014
  • * GfK  Survey 1/2014

 

Adelaide Ratings

1 Mix 102.3 15.9 (16.3) ARN
2 FIVEaa 11.4 (10.6) NovaEnt
3 ABC891 10.9 (10.8) ABC
4 Nova 91.9 10.4 (10.8) NovaEnt
5 Triple M 9.2 (9.1) SCA
6 Cruise 1323 8.7 (8.5) ARN
7 SAFM 8.0 (6.8) SCA
8 triple j 7.1 (7.6) SCA
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 5/2014
  • GfK

Wollongong Ratings

1 I98 23.8 (28.5) WIN
2 Wave FM 16.0 (17.3) GRANT
         
  • 10+ Overall Share Mon-Sun, Survey 1/2014
  • IRIS Research

Central Coast Ratings

1 Sea FM 17.7 (12.4) SCA
2 2GO FM 13.2 (17.5) SCA
3 Star 104.5 11.4 (14.3) NovaEnt
4 ABC 92.5 10.7 (9.9) ABC
5 2GB 9.8 (8.9) MRN
6 Triple J 5.8 (5.2) ABC
7 WSFM 2.8 (0.7) ARN
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 1/2012
  • Nielsen Media Research

Albury Ratings

1 Star FM 22.9* (22.7)** SCA
2 The River 20.7* (27.0)** SCA
3 2AY 16.6* (11.9)** ACE
4 ABC Local Radio 14.0* (11.2)** ABC
5 Triple J 9.9* (4.2)** ABC
6 Radio National 2.2* (1.6)** ABC
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 1/2014
  • * Xtra Research/ ** Nielsen 

Melbourne Ratings

3AW 13.9 (12.8) Fairfax
ABC 774 11.7 (13.1) ABC
Fox FM 7.8 (7,2) SCA
Triple M 7.6 (7.6) SCA
Gold 7.2 (7.6) ARN
Nova 100 6.8 (6.7) NovaEnt
smoothfm 91.5 6.6 (6.7) NovaEnt
Mix 101.1 6.2 (7.1) ARN
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 5/2014 (GfK)

CompanyStock IDPriceChange
Southern Cross Media
SXL
1.02
-1.45%
Fairfax Media Group
FXJ
0.775
-2.52%
Macquarie Radio Network
MRN
1.13
2.25%
Pacific Star Network
PNW
0.280
0.00%
APN News & Media
APN
0.830
-0.60%
Oceania Capital
OCP
1.45
0.00%
Ten Network
TEN
0.255
0.00%
Seven West Media
SWM
1.69
1.81%
Seven Group Holdings
SVW
6.97
-1.13%
Nine Entertainment
NEC
2.16
1.41%
Prime Media Group
PRT
0.945
-0.53%