Maryna Fewster has been appointed to the role of Chief Executive Officer, Seven West Media WA.
She became acting CEO last month following the resignation of John Driscoll.
She assumes permanent responsibility for The West Australian newspaper, The Sunday Times, thewest.com.au, perthnow.com.au, nine radio stations, 20 regional newspapers and Channel Seven Perth, as well as SWM’s holding in the Community Newspaper Group, a joint-venture with News Corp Australia.
Fewster joined SWM in April 2017 as Chief Operating Officer (WA), after roles at iiNet for over a decade as GM Corporate Services, Chief Customer Officer and Chief Operating Officer.
Last month CEO Tim Worner said: “We are very fortunate to have Maryna available to step straight into this role and continue to evolve the business. She has already had a huge impact since joining us in April last year, and we are looking forward to that continuing impact.”