Adam Binns joins Racecourse Media Group
Adam Binns has been announced as Racecourse Media Group’s new director of broadcast and production.
Binns, currently the head of WTA Media at Perform, will take up the post on 1st January, having spent 17 years working in media and communications.
Binns’ employment history includes roles at Sky Sports, ITV Digital and Off The Fence. In 2010, he was appointed director of television and radio at the Volvo Ocean Race, before taking up his current role with Perform in 2012.
“There is a great broadcast and production team in place at RMG, backed by excellent technical resources,” said Binns. “I am very excited about realising their full potential, growing revenues and engaging a wider audience on more platforms than ever before.”
Richard FitzGerald, the chief executive of Racecourse Media Group, added: “We were looking for candidates with a strong blend of production and commercial expertise and after an extensive external recruitment process we are delighted Adam is coming on board.”
“Adam boasts a wealth of expertise in television and multi-media production, as well as extensive commercial negotiation and contracting experience. We welcome Adam and look forward to his contribution to the future success of RMG.”
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