Few UK Radio Folks On Guardian's 'Media 100' List
July 9, 2007 at 6:17 AM (PT)
The GUARDIAN's "Media 100" list of the industry's top 100 most powerful figures in the UK includes relatively few radio industry players, with BBC RADIO 2 and 6MUSIC controller LESLEY DOUGLAS making the list at #9 (way up from #37 last year), followed by BBC Audio & Music Director JENNY ABRAMSKY at #18, RADIO 2 host and TV personality RUSSELL BRAND at #75, GCAP MEDIA Chairman Elect RICHARD EYRE at #76, RADIO 2 host CHRIS EVANS at #82, GLOBAL RADIO Chairman CHARLES ALLEN at #84, and BBC RADIO 1 and 1XTRA Controller ANDY PARFITT at #98.
GOOGLE's ERIC SCHMIDT tops this year's list, with APPLE's STEVE JOBS dropping from second to seventh. SIMON COWELL is on the list at #20.
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