Contacts and contributors

Written and edited by:

PwC Australia ( a professional services organisation serving the entertainment and media sector and other industries.

Quantitative research and analysis by:

Supplier to the Outlook:
Informa Telecoms & Media, a provider of business intelligence and strategic services to the global telecoms and media markets.

PricewaterhouseCooper LLP (

Marcel Fenez, Global Entertainment and Media Leader

External services and data suppliers:

Standard Media Index (SMI); NPD; Williams Lea Corporate Information Solutions; Karen Hunt Editorial Services.


PwC’s Australian Entertainment & Media Outlook team:

David Wiadrowski, Technology, Information, Communications & Entertainment Industry Leader

Megan Brownlow, Australian Entertainment & Media Outlook Editor

Steven Bosiljevac, Australian Entertainment & Media Partner

Jeremy Thorpe, Australian Entertainment & Media Partner

Samantha Johnson, Marketing & Program Manager

Andrew Geldens, Manager, Deals – Transaction Services

Aurelien Nicoletti, Senior Accountant

Karina Barnwell, Senior Accountant

Dianne Foster, Practice Support

Natalie Moore, Practice Support

PwC Australia would also like to acknowledge:

Timonthy Pilgrim, Australian Privacy Commissioner

Simon Hackett, Founder, Internode & Board member, iiNet

Samantha Yorke, Head of Regulatory Affairs, Interactive Advertising Bureau

Other contributors:

Anthony Fitzgerald, CEO, Multi Channel Network

Beverley McGarvery, Head of Programming, Network Ten

Brendon Cook, CEO, oOh!media

Charmaine Moldrich, CEO, Outdoor Media Association

Damian Keogh, CEO, Val Morgan

Darren Smorgon, Director, CHAMP Private Equity

Denis Handlin, CEO, Sony Music Entertainment Australia & New Zealand

George Wright, Future Services, Fairfax Digital

Joan Warner, CEO, Commercial Radio Australia

John Porter, former CEO, Austar

Mark Watkin, Managing Director, Whybin\TBWA

Matthew Liebmann, Chief Commercial and Development Officer, Hoyts Entertainment

Matthew Stanton, CEO, Bauer Media

Nicholas Gray, General Manager and Publisher, Business Spectator

Nick Chan, CEO, Pacific Magazines

Nigel O’Rouke, Director – Consumer Channels Group, Microsoft

Peter Horgan, CEO, Omnicom Media Digital (OMD)

Phillip Earl, Managing Director of Asia-Pacific, Activision Blizzard

Richard Freudenstein, CEO, Foxtel

Rick Ellis, Head of Telstra Media, Telstra

Rob Atkinson, CEO, Adshel

Ron Curry, CEO, Interactive Games and Entertainment Association

Ryan Kaveney, Manager Business Development and Commercial Strategy, Telstra Digital Media

Scott Lorson, CEO, FetchTV

Steve O’Connor, CEO, JCDeaux Australia