Meet the global management team putting video first.
Paul has a marketing degree from Teesside University and began his career in television by working his way through the ranks of Carlton before being recruited by ITV in the 90’s. He was then head hunted by the BBC and spent 15 years there ultimately becoming an Executive Director of BBC Worldwide. He joined the business in 2008 and is a group shareholder. Responsible for all commercial and operational matters he has overseen the production (directly and indirectly) of more than 4,500 video production projects worldwide. He also oversees all aspects of our clients strategic needs and is in charge of all group operational matters. Paul is an accomplished footballer and cyclist. If he wasn’t running the business he’d probably be off winning the Tour de France.
Group Accounts Director
Kelly is Journalism Graduate from Lincoln University. She went on to train as a Junior TV News Producer with Channel 5 for two years before being recruited by Sky News and working in London as a producer for the next five years. Next she secured a position as a Corporate Producer with BRADLEY.TV – Within twelve months she had been promoted to Senior Producer and held that role for four years. In 2015 she was promoted to management status and controls a team of producers globally. In 2018 she was promoted to Group Accounts Director. She has managed many key clients including PricewaterhouseCoopers, Greencore PLC, Ladbrokes PLC, Jet2, M&C Saatchi, CallCredit, Lowell Group, Bupa and the NHS. She is famous for her incredible attention to detail and anticipating problems before they happen. Kelly is a professionally trained dancer and can drink more wine than you. Fact.
Head of Creative
Geoff has a video production and motion graphics degree from Bristol University. He spent five years working as a creative and motion graphics editor at the BBC in London before being recruited to a senior editor position at ITV. He progressed to become Head of Graphics at ITV and is responsible for many of the adverts, bumpers, idents and graphics you will have seen on television over the past ten years. In 2013 he was recruited by BRADLEY.TV as Head of Post Production running a department of five editors and three film crews. In 2017 Geoff was promoted to Head of Creative and is now also part of the group management team. He is also ‘hands-on’ with all of our key post production work. Finally, Geoff is responsible for the quality control of all final video output and reviews / signs off on all projects before release or distribution. Geoff is also a fully fledged member of the ‘Grammar Police’. You have been warned.
Nick is the founder and a shareholder of the group; An experienced entrepreneur with over 25 years international experience in the creative, content and technology sectors. He was formally a Director of Chrysalis PLC. He has been instrumental in the launch of radio stations such as Galaxy 105 and the production of large scale events. He’s a seasoned Ad Man working with global brands and an experienced film director credited with 1,000+ successful shoots. These days he enjoys being the CEO of VideoFirst and overseeing a portfolio of companies. He’s proud to be one of the 12 Yorkshire Mafia Centurions despite being a Geordie who’s family hails from Scotswood! Nick drinks bourbon, can get by in Italian and has travelled the world extensively.