New brand marketing manager for Roberts

Roberts Radio has appointed James Cokell as brand marketing manager.

He will report to Rachel Cowle, the company’s head of PR and marketing.

Mr Cokell’s responsibilities will include developing marketing strategies for the brand and its new products.

He commented: “This is a fantastic opportunity and a great time to join a brand with such strong heritage and a true passion for developing the audio market.

“There are big plans to continue to look forward, develop and maintain the position as leader in the UK radio market and also to move into more international territories. Exciting times.”

Mr Cokell’s previous roles include working at MTV/Viacom and five years as a creative manager in the music industry.