After announcing he would leave Seven at the end of February, he joins TEN on March 18, reporting to Head of News and Current Affairs, Anthony Flannery.
TEN issued a statement this morning including a quote from incoming CEO Hamish McLennan (already listed as CEO):
“We are very excited about hiring Adam, who is one of the best television news executives in Australia,” Network Ten Chief Executive Officer, Hamish McLennan, said.
“The appointment of Adam to this new role is further evidence of our commitment to signing the best talent for TEN. Adam will further bolster our already very strong TEN News team.”
Boland said, “I’m truly excited about my new role at Network TEN. I firmly believe in Hamish and his management team, the plans they have for the company and their strong commitment to innovative programming.
“Frankly, the decision to join them was a no-brainer for me. I know it’s a place where I can have some real fun.”
Boland is widely regarded as having revolutionised Breakfast television after leading Sunrise to glory over Today.