How to avoid the axe that got Warburton

James Warburton was the most prominent casualty in last week's media carnage, but even the strongest media companies must rethink over reliance on advertising revenue or pay the price.

It’s fair to say last week was not a great one for the local media industry.

The week commenced with APN chief executive officer Brett Chenoweth being pushed from his perch, and ended with Ten chief executive officer James Warburton being terminated from his post effective immediately.


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