Rhema Media - http://www.rhemamedia.co.nz/
Present - Auckland
GROW YOUR BUSINESS
Rhema Media Inc. is the largest, privately owned Media Organisation in New Zealand. Operating for over 35 years. Reaching over 350,000 New Zealander's every week through 3 radio networks (Life FM, Radio Rhema & Star) and our Nationwide TV Station Shine TV (available on Sky and Freeview), as well as our print publications (Word for Today & Word for You Today). All the platforms above are also digitally enabled – online, a true Multimedia Offering, reach your target audience with Rhema’s Marketing Mix, ATL, BTL and Digital offerings.
Platform Quick View
Shine TV (Sky, Freeview and Digital Online)
• Fiercely loyal, engaged, family orientated, home owners.
• Viewership – 140 000+ All Ages
• Quality viewing for the whole family
Life FM (Traditional and Digital Online)
• Tech Savvy, Intelligent urbanites, Trend setters, disposable income spenders
• Listenership – 66 000, 18-39 years
• Pop, Rock & Urban and Alternative - Gospel
Rhema Radio (Traditional and Digital Online)
• Socially Active, extremely loyal, decision makers
• Listenership – 75 000, 30-54 years
• Contemporary Music, Talk & Teach,
Star (Traditional and Digital Online)
• Charitable, generous and loyal empty nesters
• Listenership – 27 000 people, 55 years +
• Inspirational, Easy Listening, Classic
The Word for Today (Print and Digital Online)
• Daily Devotional
• Readership – 175 000, 18 years +
• Social Media
Word for You Today (Print and Digital Online)
• Daily Devotional for the youth
• Readership – 60 000, 13 – 23 years
• Social Media
Our mission is to spread the message of Faith, Hope & Love to the whole of NZ.
If you would like to engage with a very loyal audience & viewers that care about what they watch, then contact me on 027 405 8981 to arrange an obligation-free chat, and let me tell you why I am so passionate about Rhema Media.
Director - Marketing
1 Apr 2014 - 1 Mar 2016 - Johannesburg
Business Management and Development - Enterprise integration, notifications on a single engagement platform to a multi-screen environment, managed services - digital marketing, partner based consultation. Enterprise, API - content management system. Mobile Strategy - Hardware and Software alignment - content rendering - IOS, Windows Mobile, Android, terminals/devices - SMS/TXT/MMS/E-mail, CPC/PPC, SEO, Affiliated Marketing, Digital Strategy, Social Media. Channels targeted are SME, Retail, Corporate, informal, dealer channel, Education and Government.
• Business Development and Management
• Solutions, Strategies,
• Planning product roadmap - Innovation
• Project Cost estimate/client budgeting
• Out sourcing/Resource/Staff management
• Disruptive Technology, Creating interactive customer engagement strategy for clients
• Commercial/SLA/Quality Assurance
1 Apr 2004 - 1 Apr 2014 - Johannesburg
He co-founded Multimedia Solutions in 2004 as CEO and was the driving force behind the company’s growth. Multimedia Solutions was acquired by Lenco Mobile, now Archer Mobile Inc. Seattle, USA, in 2008. He served as CEO until 2010 when he was appointed as Chairman of Archer Digital. Archer Digital is a managed services company that partners with small to medium enterprises, corporate and multinational companies across a host of sectors including the automotive, financial, Telecommunications, FMCG (fast moving consumer goods), retail and event sectors to help them achieve their mobile marketing goals. Key areas where messaging, mobile portals, mobile rendering, content delivery.
Technical - Executive Head of Region – Africa
1 Feb 2002 - 1 Dec 2006 - Johannesburg
In 2001 Eddie started exclusively consulting for a NASDAQ (WRLS) listed Company in Chicago, USA, Telular Corporation, were he headed the technical division for the African Sub-Saharan region and Indian Iles. Mobile Operators purchasing Telular Products which were supported by Eddie’s team was Vodacom, MTN, Celtel, MTC, Mobicom, Safaricom, Areeba, Emtel, Multilinks, Ghacell to mention a few. Technologies covered were GSM, CDMA, TDMA and AMPS.
BDM - SADC
Nokia Mobile Phones
1 Jul 1997 - 1 Jan 2002 - Johannesburg
Eddie then moved to Nokia South Africa in 1997 as Quality Assurance Engineer, where he was in charge of all fixed wireless Customer Care, Training and support sectors, After being promoted to Business Development Manager, Business to Business Solutions for the SADC region, overseeing all aspect of Mobile Automotive products and WLL (wireless local loop) services and was one of the first to introduce a true LCR (least cost routing) model into the Southern African Market, working closely with ICASA, South Africa’s Telecommunications regulator, from a regulatory aspect and all PBX vendors, Siemens, Alcatel, Phillips, Ericsson and the MNO’s (Mobile Network Operators).
1 Apr 1996 - 1 Jun 1997 - Johannesburg
He moved to Siemens as Senior Specialist in 1994, Business Systems, Enterprise Communications, he then moved to Siemens Cellular in 1995, focusing on GSM Wireless Products.
Senior Transmission Architect
Telkom Group (RSA PSTN)
1 Jan 1989 - 1 Mar 1996 - Johannesburg
He started his career at Telkom SA as Senior Transmission Architect in 1989 specialising in PDH and SDH transmission architecture.