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Thursday, October 1, 2020

Leader Newspapers: 1983 Northcote staff

In the early 1980s, I was Regional Manager of Leader Associated Newspapers Pty Ltd.
The Registered Office of Leader was 160 Whitehorse Rd, Blackburn.
The Northern Group – comprising eight newspapers – was based at 543-545 High St, Northcote.

The Advertising Staff Contacts list from the time was:

Regional Manager
Ash Long

Area Manager – Diamond Valley, Whittlesea, Preston
Eric Gordon

Advertising Consultants
Preston Post-TimesNina Foti, Basil Haslam, Glenda Short
Diamond Valley NewsPatrick Conlan, Max Thomson
Whittlesea Post: Arthur Preusker

Area Manager – Coburg, Brunswick, Northcote
Ian Musgrove

Advertising Consultants
Coburg Courier: Anne Cooksey
Brunswick Sentinel: Tonina Guerra
Northcote Leader: Albert Gordon

Area Manager – Doncaster-Templestowe, Heidelberg
Leo Hart

Advertising Consultants
Doncaster & Templestowe NewsLorraine Dunlop
The HeidelbergerJohn Jacobs

Advertising Features Co-Ordinator
Heather Garth

John Gray

Advertising Services Manager
Keith Peplar

Advertising Production/Layout Artists
Jim Christidis, Janene Clarke, Michele Norman, Rosanna Morales (part-time)

Northcote Office
Pauline Holberry

Doncaster Office
Kaylene Bowen

Pictured: Pauline Holbery, Personal Assistant, and Ash Long, Regional Manager, Leader Newspapers, Northcote. Circa October 1982.

2 Responses “Leader Newspapers: 1983 Northcote staff”

  1. Peter Xeni
    Monday, December 18, 2017 at 12:24 pm

    I was deputy chief-of-staff at Northcote office in the early 80s. Can someone receiving this note please contact me at my email address.

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