NRS Media has appointed John Bryceland as its new UK Managing Director.

John BrycelandNRS Media has appointed John Bryceland as its new UK Managing Director.

John is the latest senior appointment to NRS Media’s international team. The company, specialises in supporting media sales firms across the world, including in Europe, North America, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.

John Bryceland joins the NRS Media team from software giant SAP UK and Ireland (UKI), where he was Head of SME Sales. Prior to that, he held a senior role at Sage UKI. His background and experience spans technology, media and publishing and he brings with him over 22 years of expertise in delivering business value to small and medium-sized businesses in the UK and Ireland.

He said: “This is a very exciting time to be joining NRS Media and I’m thrilled to be part of the senior team of such a dynamic and ambitious global firm.

“NRS Media is in the process of driving forward some really significant developments, including growth and expansion and the company is at the forefront of its field. I’m really looking forward to the challenges of this new senior role as UK Managing Director.”

“One of the tasks I am going to be working on is reinvigorating the relationship with our customers by strengthening our existing partnerships. I would also like to re-energise the UKI business by driving innovation and maximizing technology. The industry is going through a transformational change and technology is playing a fundamental role within this change. In addition to that I will be leading the UKI growth and expansion by exploring new markets.”
John Antunes, Global Chief Operating Officer for NRS Media, added: “John Bryceland’s wealth of experience and proven track record made him the obvious choice for this key senior role within NRS Media’s expanding team.

“John truly understands the importance of partnership and trust; values that absolutely underpin and drive NRS Media’s approach to supporting our customers. John will be a real asset to our UK operations and we’re delighted to have him on board.”

NRS Media delivers media sales programmes for television, radio and print companies across the world, and has offices in the US, Canada, Australia and South Africa as well as a UK base in London.

The firm, which was founded in New Zealand in 1992, works with over 350 Media Partners globally to drive the equivalent of over £150 million of advertising sales annually.

NRS Media’s work involves partnering with media customers to implement strategic sales initiatives and deliver training and coaching to significantly improve sales performance. Media partners can also use NRS Media’s Sunderland-based ‘Inside Sales Centre of Excellence’ contact centre to sell to businesses on their behalf.

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