QMS Appoints Bill Athanassiou To Drive Street Furniture

QMS Appoints Bill Athanassiou To Drive Street Furniture

QMS Media is pleased to announce the appointment of Bill Athanassiou to the newly created role of commercial sales manager.

Sara Lappage
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Athanassiou will responsible for driving the strategic development of QMS’ newly acquired Gold Coast Street Furniture concession, including overseeing the digital conversion of the network over the coming months.

With a media career spanning more than thirty years, including seventeen as national sales director at JC Decaux, Athanassiou’s appointment is a pivotal step in the growth and positioning of QMS’ exclusive Gold Coast Street Furniture portfolio.

Responsible for the commercial development of JC Decaux’s successful OOH product ‘Street Talk,’ Athanassiou provides extensive knowledge and expertise in the Street Furniture market.

“Bill brings a wealth of experience, market knowledge and know-how to our business,” said Barclay Nettlefold, CEO, QMS Media.

“Securing Bill was integral to the successful implementation of our recent Gold Coast acquisition. He has a well-deserved reputation for delivering results, and his strengths are built around successfully growing Street Furniture in Australia.”

“We are excited by this significant executive appointment, coupled with the digital conversion opportunities available to us through our Street Furniture portfolio, and will continue to deliver on our digital development pipeline to grow our platform of premium quality outdoor assets in 2016.”