Adrian Hughes

Group Managing Director, Marketforce

Adrian was appointed group managing director of Marketforce, TI Media’s world class newstrade sales, marketing and distribution company, in October 2015. He oversees all aspects of the UK and international distribution of the wide ranging portfolio of TI Media titles and third party publishing clients, including Panini, Reed Business Information and HELLO!.

Adrian has extensive experience within the Newstrade industry, having previously worked in a number of circulation roles at publisher D.C.Thomson & Co Ltd and prior to that with wholesaler, Smiths News. He has held a number of senior positions within Marketforce since joining the business in 1997 and prior to taking on the role of publishing services director in 2012, he was group circulation director for Time Inc. UK, overseeing the circulation strategies for the company's magazine brands. Adrian represents Marketforce on the PPA Newstrade Committee.