There's been plenty of discussion from media pundits about Jeremy Wells and Hilary Barry getting the nod as new co-hosts of Seven Sharp. But what do the people who pay the bills think? Do new hosts have a big impact on ratings? Or is it more about engrained behaviour? StopPress checks in with some media industry players to see what impact the new team could – or could not – have.
In the first instalment of a new series where senior members of OMD's trading team put forth their opinions on some of the issues facing the media industry, associate trading director David Turner looks at how local broadcasters are adapting to changing consumer behaviour and why a single trading currency is inevitable.