So, farewell then Sumner Redstone – a true media mogul, and you don’t get a lot of those these days. Nick Ferrari and I were in memory lane on his LBC Breakfast Show. Mr R used to swim naked every day and surround himself with beautiful women. He died at 97. Must get a pool. Mr F reminded me that Mr R, by the time he was devoid of the ability to speak, had an i-Pad with three indicators on it – ‘Yes’, ‘No’ and ‘Please leave’ – or words to that effect. A story of wonderful copy..the buccaneering business…
Britain’s longest serving Business and Economics Editor, Michael Wilson is currently host of Jazz FM’s Business Breakfast. He is also a consultant to a major European news service company, along with a number of global tv start ups; a freelance presenter and business commentator, and a media trainer to global executives.
On weekdays, Michael presents The Business Breakfast from 6am on JazzFM, reflecting the latest from the worlds of business and finance – both nationally and globally.
The programme gets reaction from newsmakers and City experts who comment on the most important financial issues of the day.