Grant Blackley
Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director
Southern Cross Austereo (SCA)
Australia

Grant is a highly experienced and well regarded media industry executive. His media industry career spans the past 30 years during which time he served in senior leadership roles at TEN Network Holdings Limited (TEN Network), finally as CEO from 2005 through to 2010.

Grant was appointed CEO and Managing Director of Southern Cross Austereo in May 2015. SCA is Australia’s biggest entertainment company with the ability to reach more than 95% of the Australian population, through its radio, television and digital assets. Led by the Triple M and Hit Networks, SCA owns 78 radio stations (plus an additional 6 unique digital radio stations) across metropolitan and regional Australia and represents an additional 34 regional radio stations. SCA broadcasts 86 free to air TV signals in regional Australia predominantly under the Nine Network brand. SCA’s premium audio and visual brands are supported by leading social media, live events, video, online and mobile assets that deliver national and local entertainment and news content. Using its vast expertise in creating audio content, SCA has developed a new Australian podcasting network which offers listeners compelling original audio content on demand, available exclusively through the PodcastOne website and mobile app.