Blog posts by year and month August 2011

Posts (15)

  1. Last week, my colleagues and I in the BBC's Audio & Music Interactive department (A&MI) hosted an event for ninety representatives of the UK's digital media industry. The event gave indies (independent suppliers) the opportunity to meet the BBC staff that commission work for A&MI, ...

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  2. We set up the BBC Wildlife Fund in 2007 to raise awareness and funds for endangered species and conservation projects around the world. Alongside a number of other fund-raising efforts, BBC television hosted two major broadcast appeals which, thanks to the generosity of the British public, helped...

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  3. Earlier this month, Sam Lewens, Dragons' Den executive producer, blogged here about the an outreach project called Dragons' Den Goes Back to School. The project is a collaboration between the producers and BBC North. Four schools from the North of England - from Bolton, Bradford, Lincoln and Sund...

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  4. Intellect is a trade body for the UK technology industry. At its recent consumer electronics conference, Ralph Rivera, Director of Future Media, explained how he's bringing together storytelling and technology at the BBC. Steve Bowbrick is editor of About the BBC Ralph and other BBC executives...

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  5. Every project has its naysayers, and BBC North is no different. Before the first stone was laid at Salford Quays the national and mainly Southern-based media claimed it was a vanity project; a political deal; that it would never succeed and that no one would go. Despite the almost constant barra...

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