Charles Koones is a highly experienced executive who has been involved in the US and international media industry for several decades. Mr. Koones is Managing Partner of Moon Tide Media, LLC, a Los Angeles based media company and advertising agency. Mr. Koones has previously served as a director of several media companies including American Media Inc., a major US publisher of magazines and digital titles, The Wrap, Inc. and PaidContent.org. Mr Koones was President and Publisher of Variety magazine and President of Reed Elsevier’s RBI Entertainment Group. He is currently vice chairman of the L.A. based non-profit Coalition for Engaged Education. Mr Koones holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Richmond.
Mr Dickens is the Chief Digital Officer for Seven West Media and a non-executive director of Yahoo 7. Mr Dickens has over 30 years of experience in digital content and broadcast media spanning the US, South Africa, Europe, the UK and Australia. Mr Dickens has advised organisations such as Shazam and co-founded Absolute Radio for the Times of India and UK Radio Player Limited, a joint venture between UK broadcasters and the BBC.
Mr Wilson is an innovative business builder with a proven track record in both traditional and emerging media. As a multi-faceted media leader, his expertise spans across content creation, sales and talent development to the corporate boardroom. Mr Wilson’s background includes significant tenure at some of the world’s leading media companies. He has served as CEO of Tribune Broadcasting and, at various points in his career, President of FOX Television Network, NBC Enterprises and CBS Enterprises. Most recently, as Executive Chairman and CEO of Dreamcatcher Media Mr Wilson brings his distinctive knowhow and strategic perspective to emerging organisations ranging from global digital content platforms to big-data social intelligence.
Mr Bodel has an MBA (Executive) with the Australian Graduate School of Management (UNSW) and holds degrees in Commerce, Law and Medicine. He was Managing Director of Assess Medical Group for over eight years and is Director of Goodtime Hospitality Group and investment manager for Blueroom Capital Pty Ltd.
Ms Logan is a Chartered Secretary and holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Curtin University. She has over 10 years’ experience in compliance matters having held consultancy and company secretarial positions with ASX-listed and unlisted companies from a diverse range of industries. Ms Logan is an Associate of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia and a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.