Cape Media, the parent company of fast-rising broadcast stations TV 47 and Radio 47 has raided industry leader Royal Media Services and poached its Business Development Manager Jared Ouma.
Ouma was yesterday appointed as the new Commercial Director at Cape Media as the company owned by billionaire businessman Simon Gicharu continues to create shockwaves in an industry that is currently reeling from digital disruption and a poorly performing economy.
The company’s latest catch Jared Ouma has a career spanning over a decade in various key roles within the media and banking sectors. His professional journey includes pivotal roles at renowned media entities, including Royal Media Services and The Standard Group PLC.
Before joining the media, Ouma also worked with banks such as Barclays (now Absa) and Stanbic.
In his new role, Jared Ouma will shoulder the responsibility of overseeing the company’s commercial strategy, advertising partnerships, and revenue generation initiatives.
He will collaborate closely with the sales and marketing teams to identify fresh business opportunities, foster strategic partnerships, and drive continuous growth for Cape Media Ltd.
“I am honoured to be a part of the Cape Media Ltd team. I believe in the power of the media to influence, inform, and entertain. I’m committed to helping our company achieve even greater success in the ever-changing media landscape,” he said after his appointment.