Commercial Director of the Year


Dan Durling



Dan began his media career in 1997 as a Graduate planner at Chrysalis Radio. Over the next 14 years, Dan worked his way up to Account Director. In 2012, Dan’s career moved from Radio to Digital, where he became Account Group Lead at Yahoo. Throughout this time at Yahoo, Dan has achieved three promotions, with his most recent in 2016, securing the role of Agency Sales Director. Dan is a respected and admired across the entire media industry.

Highly Commended

Rishi Chande



A strategic, customer centric Sales Director with the ability to lead through empowering people to always put clients first. Rishi Chande is a force to be reckoned with, driving growth, revenue and expansion of Captify, one of the industry’s fastest growing ad tech companies. Rishi’s team and clients believe he should take home the title of Commercial Director of the Year and here is why.




James Hill, Teads

Genna Osler, Unruly

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