CHANNEL 7 Perth’s long-standing director of sales John Wright has announced his retirement from the station.
He will officially leave on August 30, following the Olympic Games in Athens.
Mr Wright will be replaced by Bruce Gliddon, who is currently group sales manager.
Andy Ward, formerly with the Ten Network and currently marketing manager of the WA Trotting Association is also joining Seven as a sales executive, replacing Ric Nairn who retires after 31 years with the station.
Mr Wright joined the TVW Channel Seven sales department in August 1972 and has been with the station for 32 years.
He was appointed sales director in 1988.