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Michael Hill , founder and Managing Director of UK Radioplayer Ltd (UK)

Michael Hill

MD, UK Radioplayer Ltd (UK)


Michael Hill is founder and Managing Director of UK Radioplayer Ltd, the non-profit joint venture created by the BBC and Commercial Radio to develop radio on connected devices. Within 18 months of launch, their web player helped grow online listening by 44% year-on-year.

Radioplayer has also launched ‘radio discovery’ apps for mobile and tablet, and is now prototyping hybrid radio hardware. Their technology is licensed to several European countries, with more to come. In past lives, Michael has worked at Channel 4, managed BBC Radio 5live, and produced Newsbeat on BBC Radio 1.