Creative Executive Producer and Consultant with over 20 years broadcast experience – BBC, ITV, Sky, RTÉ, SVT and CME ; specialist in events, award ceremonies, concerts and live programming ; excellent Talent Management skills ; successful in taking commissioned ideas from paper through development and onto the screen ; entrusted with UK formats such as ‘Bake Off’ and ‘Gogglebox’ in other territories ; recruitment and management of teams of varying size ; known for an optimistic and collaborative approach to projects and reliability delivering on schedule and to budget
Project Managed set-up of new live news service covering motor sport ; set, presenters, graphics, team and shift patterns, content.
Produced / Directed Celebrity and First Hander interviews for feature length list shows 'When Stunts Go Horribly Wrong' and 'When Comedy TV Goes Horribly Wrong' ; Archive and guest research
Series Producer of Broadcast Pilot for ITV2 'So Fleeked Up!' - Extreme Make-Up competition
Series Producer of first three series of 'Gogglebox Ireland' - Virgin Media/TV3's most successful domestic series ; casting, recruitment, adapting UK Series Bible, liaising with Broadcaster and Sponsors, overseeing edit and delivery of episodes just hours before broadcast.
Winner of IFTA Television Award 2018
Casting, managed teams, introduced new judge, sponsorship liaison, Edit Produced and Compliance of 9 episodes BBC Worldwide format for TV3.
Produced 60th Anniversary concert from Hammersmith Apollo hosted by Graham Norton and Petra Mede and featuring past Eurovision Song Contest winners. Broadcast in 27 countries.