Tom Moloney Group Chief Executive EMAP



Emap plc today announces the appointment of Tom Moloney as Group Chief Executive with effect from 23 January 2003. He will take over from current Chief Executive Robin Miller, who will stand down from the Board on the same date.

Tom began his career at Emap in 1981, working on a range of new computer and technology magazines. Whilst Group Managing Director of Emap Metro and Elan he brought Elle, Mother & Baby and New Woman into the group. He went on to become CEO of Emap Consumer Magazines, overseeing the launch of heat. As President and CEO of Emap USA Tom launched FHM US, which has gone on to become one of America’s fastest growing magazines. He currently holds the post of Chief Operating Officer.

The Board would like to thank Robin Miller for his leadership of Emap over the last 18 months, during which time he has succeeded in both stabilising and growing Emap. Robin has been a key influence on the growth and success of Emap over the last thirty years.

Chairman Adam Broadbent said: “Over the last six months we have conducted a rigorous search for the right person to drive Emap forward, develop and deliver the company’s future aspirations, and inspire our creative and talented media teams. We have seen an impressive array of candidates with wide experience in the sector and beyond. Tom’s combination of vision, energy and experience meant that he was our unanimous choice. In the last twelve months he has helped bring stability to Emap and his task now is to lead Emap to greater things in the future.”

Tom Moloney said: “Emap is one of the UK’s most exciting companies and I look forward to developing the business whilst seeking out fresh opportunities. In the last year Emap has generated real momentum. Emap is on track and well positioned to capitalise on its future plans and ambitions.

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