ABC Elects a New President and Vice President
News Article16 Nov 2016
Andre van Tonder and Paul Peters elected as president and vice president of the ABC respectively.
We are pleased to announce the election of Andre van Tonder to the position of President of the ABC.
Andre is currently the Head of Circulation for Media 24’s daily, weekly and sunday newspaper titles. He started his career at Die Volksblad, and went on to become Marketing Manager for Beeld. He was a founder member of the Daily Sun, after which he became the General Manager at On the Dot responsible for newspaper and magazine circulation. Prior to this appointment he held the position a Vice President. He served as a director from 2007 to 2010. He was re-appointed to the ABC Board in 2013.
Paul Peters has been elected Vice President.
Paul has been involved in the newspaper industry since 1969. In 1988 he was promoted from Sales Director Allied Publishing to Circulation Sales Manager Argus Publishing Company. In 1992 he became Circulation Director at Independent Newspapers. In 2012 he moved back to Allied Publishing as Managing Director. He has been a member of the ABC board since 1988.