Global hires former Z100 and iHeart programmer Sharon Dastur

Global has appointed radio programming specialist Sharon Dastur as Senior Programming & Content Advisor.

Sharon will serve as an extra US liaison to artist managers and record labels, working closely with Global’s Talent & Artist relations team in London, reporting to Global’s Director of Broadcasting James Rea.

Sharon’s career spans over 20 years of music and entertainment industry expertise, including as Senior Vice President of Programming for Z100 New York, iHeartRadio, and most recently, SVP of Promotion at Republic Records.

In New York, Sharon was co-creator and Executive Producer of the annual Z100 Jingle Ball concert at Madison Square Garden.

Ashley Tabor-King, Global’s Founder & Executive President, said: “I’ve known Sharon and been a fan of her work for many years whilst she ran Z100 in New York.

“She’s a world-class programmer and brand and event creator. I’m enormously excited to be working with her, as are James Rea and the programming team at Global. Welcome Sharon!”

Sharon Dastur added: “For years, I’ve always admired Global’s innovation, creativity, and elevation of the Global brands through smart programming, top-notch talent, and first-class events.

“I am absolutely thrilled to be working alongside this brilliant group of Ashley, James, and the entire Global programming team.”

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