Media Intelligence platform, Telum Media, has appointed Stuart Thompson as New Zealand Manager.
Based in Auckland, Thompson will work to support and build on Telum’s client base across Aotearoa New Zealand, and well as deepening the company’s relationships with newsrooms and media outlets across the country.
Thompson brings more than 25 years of national and international media and advertising experience to Telum, and for the past six years, has run Live Wire Media and Z-CARD NZ. His background includes senior roles within NZME’s radio business and with Bauer Media locally, along with senior management positions at APN News and Media, Val Morgan Cinema Advertising and NZ Picture Library.
He has also previously worked with The Wall Street Journal, Lloyd’s List and Intelligent Media in the UK.
Telum CEO, Michael Webster, says: “Stuart brings a wealth of media and communications experience and connections to Telum, which will help further improve the platform and localised knowledge for our clients. We are delighted to welcome him to the team as we enter a new stage of growth across Aotearoa New Zealand.”
Thompson adds: “I’m really excited to be joining Telum at a time of growth for the company. The depth of content and knowledge within the database is second to none and the chance to lead and drive the offering across New Zealand is such a great opportunity.”