TIM WELLER JOINS TI MEDIA AS NON-EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN

TI Media today announces the appointment of Tim Weller as its non-executive chairman.

Tim is a successful entrepreneur within the media and technology industries. He is the founder and executive chairman of Incisive Media, the leading global B2B provider which serves the financial and professional services market. He grew Incisive to a £250m media and events business within 13 years, leading the public-to-private buyout of the group in 2006. During this time, Tim was named one of Ernst & Young's entrepreneurs of the year and in 2005, he received the publishing industry’s top honour – the Marcus Morris award.

Incisive Media has been voted the AOP Digital Publisher of the Year four times in six years, winning in 2010, 2013, 2016 and 2017, and PPA digital publisher of the year in 2018. Tim is also chairman of several businesses in the media and internet sectors including Trustpilot, SuperAwesome and Taptica.

TI Media CEO Marcus Rich said: “On behalf of our executive team, I’m pleased and excited to welcome Tim to the board of TI Media. His background in scaling digital media and technology companies, combined with his industry knowledge, is going to be hugely beneficial for our company. As we continue our transformation journey, his contribution will be as valuable as it’s welcome."

Tim Weller added: “I am thrilled to be appointed as Chairman of TI Media, one of the largest and most respected branded media companies in the UK. I’m excited about being able to help the team to grow and develop some of the UK’s best loved publishing brands.”

Tim takes up his role with immediate effect.

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About TI Media

TI Media’s 40-plus brands reach 14.7 million* UK adults monthly across print and digital. Its market-leading portfolio spans a range of interest areas, from entertainment and women’s lifestyle to luxury, sports and technology. Amongst its titles are household names such as Woman’s Weekly, Country Life, Ideal Home and Trusted Reviews, as well as specialist titles such as Decanter, Wallpaper*, Cycling Weekly and Horse & Hound. Its entertainment titles, including What’s on TV and TV Times, sell more than a million copies each week.

*Source: PAMCo Jan 18-Dec 18

For more information about TI Media, please contact:

Paul Phillips, Head of Communications, TI Media on 020 3148 5407 or email paul.phillips@ti-media.com

Holly McNally, Communications Manager, TI Media on 020 3148 5405 or email holly.mcnally@ti-media.com