Roger Houghton
General Manager/Managing Editor

Roger Houghton, who has had almost 40 years in the public relations environment in the corporate motor industry. Houghton started his journalistic career at the Pretoria News and was that newspaper’s first motoring editor.

He joined the public relations department of Chrysler SA in 1968 and has been in the motor industry ever since, having moved from Samcor to Toyota SA in 1988 before taking early retirement in January 2007 and joining Wilken Communications Management, which is headed up by Flip Wilken, who had been Roger’s colleague at Toyota from 1988-1996.

Roger is the General Manager/Managing Editor for certain of WCM’s contract publications, including Business Day Motor News, LandbouWiele in Landbouweekblad and Trucks & Heavy Equipment magazine.

Tel: (011) 476-7400
E-mail:  houghtonr@mwebbiz.co.za

Mark Smyth
Editor: Business Day Motor News

 

Tel: (011) 476-7400
E-mail: smythm@mwebbiz.co.za

Lerato Matebese
Journalist: Business Day Motor News

 

Tel: (011) 476-7400
E-mail: lerato@mwebbiz.co.za

 

Johannesburg Office

Wilken Communication also has offices in Johannesburg that predominantly looks after all the publishing activities of the company.

The Johannesburg office is staffed by the following people: