Jonathan Joyce joins UTV

UTV LiveJonathan Joyce has been appointed as Sales Director for UTV based in Dublin with responsibility for further developing UTV’s television revenues in the Republic of Ireland.

Nigel Robbins, Group Commercial Director, UTV Media plc says: “As we look to fortify UTV’s position in an increasingly competitive market, I am delighted that Jonathan is joining us in this key leadership role to further drive sales in the Republic of Ireland with the dynamic team in our Dublin office.”

Jonathan has a wealth of media experience backed up by a proven track record of highly accomplished management, most recently as Broadcast Director at Magna Ireland. He has also worked with UM, Mediavest Ireland and Young EuroRSCG across a broad range of blue chip clients including Coca Cola, Tesco, Mars Ireland, Microsoft, Diageo, Kerryfoods, O2, and Bulmers over the past 15 years.

Jonathan says “This is a very exciting time to join UTV Media which has gone from strength to strength across TV, radio and digital platforms in recent years. I look forward to working with the talented sales team in Dublin as well as senior management across the Group to unlock strategic opportunities for agencies and clients across UTV’s multi-platform offerings.”

UTV is the broadcaster and production company for ITV Northern Ireland, and has provided a service to the area since 1959.