John Baker has joined the radio group as regional managing director of Tindle Radio South Region. He had been at The London Radio Company's Wessex FM for 11 years, most recently as regional managing director, overseeing nine stations.
Joss Baker, who was marketing & promotions manager at Wessex FM, joins Tindle as regional marketing and promotions manager.
The Andover station, which Tindle won the licence for in July, will launch in 2007 and will broadcast on 106.4FM.
John Baker's managerial remit will also include Kestrel FM in Basingstoke, Kick FM in Newbury and Delta Radio in East Hampshire.
He will also be responsible for Win FM in Winchester, which Tindle announced yesterday that it had acquired from The Local Radio Company.