EXCLUSIVE: Senior Royal Media Services (RMS) boss quits

She leaves after 16 years!

Citizen TV studios. Senior Royal Media Services (RMS) boss quits

Royal Media Services (RMS) Deputy Director in-charge of Radio has called it quits from the media house after 16 years.

In an announcement seen by Pulselive.co.ke, RMS announced Simaloi Dajom Otieno’s departure noting that her final day at the S.K Macharia owned media house will be on Friday, October 4.

It is, however, not clear where she will be heading to after her decorated 16 years career at the RMS.

An excellent colleague and trusted leader, we are all sad to say goodbye but happy for the brilliant opportunity that has come her way. Her last day here will be Friday the 4th of October 2019,” read part of the statement by RMS.

The Royal Media Services also announced that Ms Dajom will be replaced by Vincent Kimani, who has been in-charge of the Mount Kenya cluster of radio stations owned by the RMS.

Simaloi Otieno started out at RMS as an intern and later on became a Radio Producer, News Anchor, Programs Manager and Deputy Director- Radio, a position she has held for the past six years.

Lilian Kerubo

Also leaving the RMS is Business Executive Lilian Kerubo of Ramogi Radio Direct Sales.

She announced her exit from the Kilimani based media group in an email she sent to all members of staff.

I'd like to bid farewell to you all since I'm leaving my position as Business Executive- Ramogi Radio –Direct Sales, tomorrow being my last working day at RMS. The experience that I have gained here over the years is immeasurable and I thank God for the opportunity He gave me to work with you all,” she said.

Their departure comes a day after rival media group the Mediamax announced intended redundancies owing to the tough economic times and loss of major revenue streams.


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