Tye became the Chief Executive of Dennis in 2006 and in that time has transformed the company from its traditional print publishing roots to one of the most dynamic media companies in the UK.
Tye became Group Chief Executive in 2018, following the acquisition of the business by Exponent Private Equity. Tye is focused on identifying areas of growth and providing the framework to invest, scale and build long term value across the business areas.
His vision for Dennis is to be the boldest, most dynamic and diverse Dennis we have ever seen. With this singular focus, Tye is committed to growing a global media business, dedicated to creating multi-award winning brands today, to inspire, inform and entertain the audiences of tomorrow.
Dennis is one of the most dynamic media companies operating in the UK and the US, with a group turnover of over £216m. The company’s portfolio of 42 brands operates in four areas of excellence: Current Affairs, Finance, Technology, Automotive and Lifestyle, reaching over 50 million unique users, with over 1.5 million subscribers and selling over 2.5 million magazines every month.
Under Tye’s leadership, Dennis has been nominated for over 70 awards in the last year alone, and is the holder of the PPA Digital Publishing Company of the Year 2016, AOP Digital Publishing Company of the Year for 2015, 2016 & 2018, and the British Media Awards Media Company of the Year 2018 titles.Back
What our attendees say…
For me, it’s vital that I attend the FIPP World Media Congress. It’s the one place to learn about the international industry developments and to meet key contacts in person, so it’s the best use of my time and money.
Yolanda Ausin Castaneda, General Manager
Asociación de Revistas de Informacion (ARI), Spain
The FIPP World Media Congress is a place for us to do business and meet publishers from around the world, both existing partners that we have relationships with and new ones that can help us expand our brands globally.
Kevin LaBonge, Vice President, Global Licensing
Penske Media, USA
I’ve been to every FIPP World Media Congress since 2015. It’s a great opportunity to sit down with potential customers and show them what we do. It’s a great event.
Jonny Kaldor, Co-Founder & CEO
If I were a doctor, and you were my patient and a media company, my prescription would be ‘go to the FIPP World Media Congress’.
John Wilpers, Senior Director, US
Innovation Media Group, USA
It’s the place to feel the pulse of the industry, to see what’s changed and what the new trends are. As well as the big-name speaker presentations, the networking opportunities are invaluable for us.
Dragana Trivanovic, Client Relations & Event Manager
Content Insights, Serbia
The FIPP World Media Congress is one of the biggest, most established and most important events in the industry. It combines great networking with great presentations – real-world, practical insights that you can take back to the office and put into practice straight away.
Chris Kerwin, Managing Director, Food Group
Immediate Media Co., UK