Phil Gray - Managing Director

Phil Gray is a passionate, effective mentor of leaders, an experienced trainer and developer of people, a great networker and dedicated family man. Phil is a real motivator of people, a great visionary, an ever optimist and a creative communicator and speaker who has had a genuine interest in people becoming the very best they can become.

Phil Gray has enjoyed the best part of 30 years in broadcast media [radio], gaining experience in commercial, community, and international broadcasting within ten (10) different radio station settings. Having started out on air and dabbling in music direction, production management, then as a Program Director and CEO, he spent the best part of two decades in senior executive roles at TTT FM Hobart, Sea FM Sunshine Coast, CVC Network Sunshine Coast, Rhema Broadcasting Network NZ, and Light FM Melbourne.

Phil has been the director of his own consultancy company since 2009 (Phil Gray Consulting PTY LTD) with the primary aim of helping clients develop their strategy, grow their people, raise revenue and profile and develop engaging content. Phil Describes himself as a "Good Generalist? within the radio industry? he has become highly experienced in general management, systems, content, sales & marketing, communications and fundraising, as well as programming & talent development within the radio industry.

These past few years Phil has had significant impact training and consulting professionals from over 30 radio stations/networks with quite a number of stations he has been working with including the 98five Sonshine FM Perth, Juice 1073 Gold Coast?s, Townsville?s 99.9 Live FM, 106five Sunshine Coast, Sunshine FM Sunshine Coast, Rhema Newcastle, Light FM Melbourne & Darwin?s 97 Seven naming a few. Phil was always able to build and lead brilliant teams around him that produced great gains in market share and net profit.

Phil was recognised within the commercial radio industry in Australia (Rawards) twice being a finalist for Best Music Personality, and twice a finalist for Best Music Director and also winning a Raward for this category.

During his working life, Phil has also gained over a decade?s experience coaching, training, and developing teams of professionals. Phil is an accredited practitioner, facilitator & trainer with MBTI, DiSC, and DDI, and is also trained in StrengthsFinder.

Phil?s life philosophy: Give of myself & help others excel at what they do. Help people find meaning and purpose. Be positive, challenging and empowering. He has a strong work ethic? he loves to have fun and enjoy the journey? is a down to earth Aussie, a proud Queenslander living in Caloundra on the Sunshine coast and supporter of the mighty Carlton Blues.

Philosophy statements:
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe - Anon.
You become what you think about - Earl Nightingale
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you - Jesus Christ

Phil Gray Radio Career Snapshot

Simon Moore
Executive mentor
Business developer strategist
Marketing specialist

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Dan O'Farrell
Life coach
Executive mentor
HR training consultant

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Brent Harbour
Broadcast Media [radio] Specialist
Voice-over artist

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Luke Holt
Radio programmer

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David Turrell
Leadership developer
Strategic planning (programming, sales & fundraising)
Corporate imaging and branding
Governance (including budget and policy development)

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Leadership & Workforce Development | Radio Station Consultation