The Media Leader Interview World Media Group (WMG) has appointed Jamie Credland as CEO, succeeding Belinda Barker. Credland was most recently senior vice-president, marketing and strategy, at The Economist Group. In his new role, he will be supported by two newly appointed co-presidents: Samantha Adams, vice-president, advertising sales, Western Europe, at BBC Studios; and Emma […]

The World Media Group’s Chief Executive Belinda Barker chats to Kieley Taylor, Global Head of Partnerships at GroupM, about the organisation’s Funding News and Fighting Disinformation initiative, and why it’s particularly pertinent in the lead up to an election year.  Below is an extract of their conversation. You can watch the video below or listen [...]
This month the World Media Group’s Chief Executive Belinda Barker chats to the winner of the World Media Award for Content Leadership and Innovation, Navin Rammohan, in a special edition of The Media Navigators podcast. Navin is Vice President, Segment Head Marketing at Infosys. Below is an extract of their conversation. You can watch the [...]

Welcome to Trusted Journalism Matters, where we chat to World Media Group members about what quality journalism means to them. This month we meet Kim Vinnell, an international broadcast journalist and host of Reuters flagship daily news podcast, Reuters World News. We’re delighted to have Kim as our host for this year’s World Media Awards. […]

As part of our My Media Life series, the World Media Group’s Chief Executive, Belinda Barker chats to Amir Malik, Managing Director of Digital Transformation at Accenture Song. Amir worked at Google, the Mail and the Mirror newspapers before moving into consulting. Below are extracts from our conversation – you can watch the full interview in [...]
Welcome to Trusted Journalism Matters, our new series in which we chat to World Media Group members about the importance of quality journalism. Here, Belinda chats to Fiona O’Brien, the UK Bureau Chief for Reporters Without Borders, also known as Reporters Sans Frontières (RFS), about the 2023 World Press Freedom Index. Reporters Without Borders is [...]