Slaven Paunovic and Carly O’Hara join fast growing sports media agency Spring Media

Sports media agency Spring Media expands its commercial team with two new hires: Slaven Paunovic and Carly O’Hara.


Slaven Paunovic is appointed Commercial Manager for Eastern Europe, Russia and CIS, based in Munich. Paunovic has more than 15 years’ experience from the sports industry, most recently from MP&Silva where he was Chief Commercial Representative for GAS and Eastern Europe. Before MP&Silva he held management positions at the sportsman media group, RTL and Sportfive.


“I am delighted to join Spring Media. The company is facing exciting times of rapid growth and international success and has an impressive global network and an invaluable reputation within the industry. I look forward to working with the outstanding team and helping to build upon this foundation,” says Paunovic.


Carly O’Hara is appointed Commercial Manager for UK & Ireland, starting in November. O’Hara joins Spring Media from ITF where she is Manager of Media Production and Operations.  O’Hara will be based in London working closely with Spring Media’s clients Arsenal FC and Chelsea FC, managing the distribution of their international program offerings.


Commenting on the new appointments, Tobias Osmund, CEO of Spring Media said: “With our growing portfolio of rights and projects we see a need to expand and strengthen our commercial team. With their industry experience and impressive personal networks Slaven Paunovic and Carly O’Hara are just the type of people the company needs to continue developing.”


About Spring Media

Spring Media is an international sports media agency that provides media rights distribution as well as digital, production-, distribution- and consulting services for sporting events. The company has a global reach with its head office in Stockholm, Sweden and regional offices in France and Mexico. Spring Media owns, manages, produces and distributes over 5,000 hours of live sports annually to over 200 broadcasters worldwide. More information at

For further information, please contact: 

Tobias Osmund – CEO, Spring Media – +46 70 630 01 34

//Stockholm 11/10/2019