New horizons for Algoa FM boss

12:47 (GMT+2) Wed, 28 Nov 2018

Algoa FM's managing director, Dave Tiltmann, is on the move.

He was appointed Chief Executive Officer of JSE-listed company, African Media Entertainment, effective 1 December 2018 after being with the subsidiary radio station since 1989.

Tiltmann will still oversee the transition at Algoa FM until the end of the financial year in March 2019.

Connie Molusi, Chairman of the Board of AME, says: “I am delighted for Dave. Aside from just being a great guy, he is an exceptionally talented media man with many achievements under his belt. A strong and respected leader, Dave has been the driving force behind Algoa FM’s success for many years. I welcome him into his new role and wish him every success as he sets out to drive growth for AME.”   

The companies in the Group include Algoa FM, Classic 1027, OFM, United Stations, Moneyweb, Radio Heads, Digital Platforms, Red Star Talent and Mahareng Publishing.  

Dave Tiltmann has been at the helm of Algoa FM; currently, Commercial Radio Station of the Year, since 1999. 

He is a Liberty Radio Awards Hall of Fame inductee, who in January 2019, will celebrate 30 years in Commercial radio.