6PR News Director Lisa Barnes is leaving the talk station after 13 years in the role. She is currently on parental leave and has made the decision to leave the station in June. She says: “I am sad to be leaving the 6PR family and obviously all our beautiful listeners. But it’s a new chapter in my life and I am really looking forward to what I’m doing next. I’m going to a highly regarded PR company here in Perth, Profile Media, and I’m very excited about that.”
After a radio career spanning 53 years, 47 years in senior management, Al Kirton has announced his retirement from Coastal Broadcasters Pty Ltd, the operators of 4KZ, 4AM, KOOL FM, KIK FM & 4AY. In his career, Al has been on the Board of Directors of various companies of nine Radio stations.