Wayne Philbert : Industry Person of Interest

Name// Wayne Philbert
Position// Group Business Director at MediaCom Melbourne
What’s your current position? How long have you been in this position?
Group Business Director MediaCom Melbourne. 3 years.
How did you get your first job in Media?
Recruitment Consultant. I’m sure he earned his money!
What has surprised you most about working in Media?
It’s both a Science and an Art
What was the last campaign you did with magazines?
Berlei Sport Campaign
What do you find most challenging about your role?
Like most, balance
What's the next skill or knowledge set you want to add to your repertoire?
Possibly Econometrics
What is your favourite Magazine?
Depends on the day. Australian Mountain Bike or Men’s Style
If you could live anywhere in the world where would you live?
Melbourne (of course) with an annual trip to Montreux for the Jazz Festival
What did you want to be when you grew up?
Performance car tester / editor
Who would you most like to interview for a magazine?
Marcus Miller