Dick Reed, MediaShop founder, has passed away
The founder of The MediaShop, Richard John Raddon Reed — known as Dick Reed — has passed away. “It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dick Reed on 5 March 2019 in Cape Town, where he lived for many years,” says Chris Botha, Park Advertising group MD.
“Rest in peace, Dick, your legacy lives on in this company and the industry and, from each and every person (past and present) at The MediaShop, we offer our condolences to Margaret his wife, Marion, Tessa and Carrie, his three children and several grandchildren,” says Kgaugelo Maphai, The MediaShop MD.
Reed launched The MediaShop in 1988.
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