Frontline names Straetmans as new managing director

LONDON - Frontline Limited, the magazine distribution company, has appointed Frank Straetmans as managing director.

Frontline: new managing director Frank Straetmans
Frontline: new managing director Frank Straetmans

Frontline, owned by BBC Worldwide, Bauer Media and Media Week owner, Haymarket Media Group, was formed in June 1986. Based in Peterborough, the company sells and distributes more than 160 magazines.

Straetmans was formerly supply chain director at magazine wholesaler, Dawsons News.

He replaces Matthew Mycock, who left after three and a half years with the business in September. Mycock joined Frontline in 2006 from Levi Strauss UK & Ireland, where he was general manager.

Catherine Bland, Frontline's finance director, has been running the company as acting managing director in the interim.

Have your say...

Before commenting please read our rules for commenting on articles.

If you see a comment you find offensive, you can flag it as inappropriate. In the top right-hand corner of an individual comment, you will see 'flag as inappropriate'. Clicking this prompts us to review the comment. For further information see our rules for commenting on articles.

comments powered by Disqus
Media Week Jobs
Search for more media jobs

Latest

Letter from Barcelona: 'The Experience Economy' at Mobile World Congress

Letter from Barcelona: 'The Experience Economy' at Mobile World Congress

The chief digital officer, APAC, for McCann Worldgroup walks the show floor and sees the future of connected brands

Share
Evgeny Lebedev gets a close shave from Elton John for Comic Relief

Evgeny Lebedev gets a close shave from Elton John for Comic Relief

Evgeny Lebedev, owner of the Evening Standard, the Independent and London Live, has had his beard and eyebrows shaved by Sir Elton John for Comic Relief.

Share
Now TV launches 'magic ads'

Now TV launches 'magic ads'

Now TV, the online TV streaming service by Sky, has created "magic ads" to show off its new branding and push the services it provides.

Share

Get news by email