A DJ on the Glasgow radio station, Smooth, has been recognised by his employers, on the eve of his retirement later this month.
At an awards ceremony solely for stations and staff at GMG Radio – owners of, among others, Real Radio Scotland – Dave Marshall was handed a special award for, says the company, “an incredible 35 years in radio”.
Also among the winners was Real Radio Scotland’s Jill Todd, winner of the Salesperson of the Year title.
The awards winners in full, reads:
Station of the Year – Real Radio Northwest
Station Employee of the Year – Lisa Shaw, Real Radio Northeast
Group Employee of the Year – Wendy Phillimore, GMG Radio Solutions
Best Newcomer – Ciaran Howley, Real Radio Northwest
Scott Trust Award – GMG Radio Northeast ‘Power of 10’
Salesperson of the Year – Jill Todd, Real Radio Scotland
Sales Team of the Year – Smooth Radio UK (East Midlands) Commercial Team
Promotional/Sponsorship Campaign – Real Radio Wales S&P ‘Bride on the Run’
Best Creative Campaign – GMG Radio Creative Solutions / Stuart Robertson ‘Matalan Jingle Bells’
Best Use of Digital – GMG Radio National S&P Team ‘Terry’s Chocolate Orange’
Event Marketing Award – Real Radio Northeast ‘Vote Joe’
Best Breakfast Show – Real Radio Northwest ‘Ditchy & Salty’
Presenter of the Year – Real Radio Northwest, David Heane
News Team of the Year – Real Radio Yorkshire News Team
News Story of the Year – Real Radio Northeast News Team, ‘Last Days of Raoul Moat’
Sports Award – Real Radio Northeast Sports Team
People’s Choices - Chris Reynolds, Commercial Scheduling Team; Dave Brierley-Jones, Network Producer; and Teresa Gough, GMG Radio Solutions
Special Awards - Chris Moore, Real Radio Wales; Dave Marshall, Smooth Radio Glasgow.