DMG Radio Australia have announced the appointment of Jenny Parkes to the position of Group Sales Director. Jenny joins DMG from Austereo, where she has most recently held the position of Director of Sales, Sydney.

Jenny also performed the role of Acting General Manager at 2DAYFM and Triple M for eight months in 2009.

In her 12-year career with Austereo, Jenny has also held various Sales Manger positions within the group and prior to that, she commenced her media career with News Limited and BRW.
Cathy OʼConnor, CEO for DMG Radio Australia said today: “We are thrilled to have attracted such a well regarded and talented radio professional to the Group Sales Director role.

“Jennyʼs experience and passion for radio and her proven track record, make her the right person to lead the DMG sales effort at a time of dynamic change for the company.”

Jenny Parkes said: “ Iʼm really excited about taking on the role of Group Sales Director. Itʼs a rare opportunity to shape the future sales direction for DMG, at a really exciting time in the companyʼs evolution.”

Jenny will be based in Sydney and starts with DMG on 1 July 2010.