JCDecaux’s Mike Watkins was named by OMANZ today as its new chairman.
Watkins takes up the new position following oOh!media’s Nick Vile who has now moved to a membership position on the executive board.
“I’m thrilled to be working with a highly passionate group of media owners who are committed to driving the media forward. I am excited to lead the team through a number of strategic initiatives that will unify the members as well as strengthening our relationships with our clients. I’d like to thank Nick Vile for his work over the past two years as Chairman and the wider OMANZ team for setting the path we are about to embark upon.” says Watkins.
OMANZ’s General Manager, Natasha O’Connor said “Mike has been an invaluable member of the OMANZ Board, and I am looking forward to working with him in his new role. His experience in both the Out of Home and Advertising Agency industry will help us drive the industry forward.”