He started his career in the early 80s as a radio personality, club and party DJ. In the 90s Hugo became agent and manager of several artists and bands. After more than 25 years in the entertainment industry and launching several festivals, he created the RETRO strategy in 2017 with a festival and digital radio station to promote it. Five years later in 2022 he branded it into the trade mark 100% RETRO.
If you encounter 100% RETRO in the media or you discover the brand on the road…you’ll immediately feel Gerard’s influence and public relations skills. He’s responsible for setting the tone of our 100% strategy. Gerard is the man who keeps 100% RETRO on-brand and on-message across all of our marketing and commercial channels. Our PR all over the world.
She makes the magic happen at 100% RETRO. As a world traveller, Lenique is 100% RETRO’s international brand ambassador. She’s the link between our listeners and advertisers. The person who communicates our marketing vision whenever you see the 100% RETRO brand in a big city or town near you.
She’s responsible for making our brand tantalizing and mesmerizing! Griet connects 100% RETRO with target groups, sponsors and audiences. Her passion is bringing brands and people together. Every day she entices music fans to go back in time and discover the music of 100% RETRO.
He’s worked in major market radio in Canada as an On-Air Personality. With experience in front of the mic and behind the scenes, Rick has been a radio host, writer, producer and voiceover talent. With a corporate background spanning over 25 years, he’s responsible for managing station programming.
With 30 years of experience in recording studios and on stage, Stephen is well connected in the music industry. He plays a leading role in European business development for 100% RETRO. For the last 5 years, he’s also been producing 100% RETRO’s live stage shows.
Gavin is an experienced journalist and our spokesperson for press and media. With a passion for pop culture, radio, TV & Film, he’s got a direct line to your favourite music stars and celebrities. Gavin is 100% RETRO’s news expert and responsible for our news facts during the programs, the birthday calendar as well as the flashy “Retro News in 60 Seconds” on top of the hour.
He’s a technical genius and master producer. As head of production, Andy brings experience both in front of the mic and behind the scenes. He’s the watchful eyes and ears of 100% RETRO, ensuring quality control for all radio shows and programming.
Responsible for finding the perfect balance between jingles and songs, news and non-stop music, presentation and information…Ronny guards the Golden Rule of “less talk, more music.” He’s got the secret sauce and brings more flavour to our brand.
When 100% RETRO broadcasts live on location, Tom is the gatekeeper and the technical tour de force. He’s the gear head and audio wizard ensuring perfect sound and quality. He works behind the scenes so that 100% RETRO can shine front and center.
As the world took its first steps into the social media era, Wian jumped right in and never looked back. He became a digital and social media expert following its evolution from early developments to the latest breakthroughs. Today, he’s responsible for 100% RETRO’s digital marketing.
She’s a creative genius and social media guru. Mariza stays on top of the latest digital trends and developments. Her passion is mastering the tools and techniques to communicate our key messages to listeners. She’s spreading the word about the RETRO movement to music fans worldwide.
He’s our online expert and digital strategist. With a wide-ranging focus from web development to online strategy, he brings together the people and resources required to grow our radio family. Jeváhn is responsible for bringing our online messaging to life. His motto? Communication through music!
Whether you have plans for a strong ad campaign, sponsorship for one of our programs, a question about the radio station or festival, Ilzé will come with the solution. Keeping her finger on the pulse of listener feedback, she connects us to the fans and expresses our ambition: creating one big retro family!