Imelda has over 20 years journalism experience in the UK and 15 years in Indonesia, Armenia, Bosnia, Romania and Hungary. She has created campaigns, radio dramas, training videos, TV soap operas and documentaries, as well as coaching writers, journalists and spokespeople. Her media career began in advertising before moving to journalism. After travelling in Africa and the antipodes she became a TV producer at the BBC and then joined World Service TV as a bi-media trainer. In the 1990s Imelda set up a video production and media consultancy. Among her clients were BBC News, Sky TV, Philip Morris and several travel businesses. She also set up and managed the Internews operation in Bosnia as part of a USAid project and Internews’ Indonesian operation, training staff from fifty radio stations. In a similar venture in Armenia, Imelda was a lead TV trainer. After freelancing in Indonesia she wrote and produced a series of training modules for the BBC World Service. These have been translated into several languages and used to train broadcasters around the world.
Peter Quinn has three decades of creative and practical radio experience. He has launched stations in the UK and Europe including Island Sound in Malta, Arrow fm in Sussex and Trent FM Nottingham. As programme controller he was responsible for introducing modern radio techniques to London’s Country and European Klassic Rock. As a presenter Peter has been heard on many leading UK and European radio stations including Southern FM Sussex, The Hot FM UK, Radio Caroline North Sea, The Voice of Peace Israel and Smooth FM London. He has recently studied theology at Brighton University UK and is highly respected for his ability to produce inspiring and successful radio.
Carl has worked in a dozen European countries, including Norway, Denmark, Germany and now Switzerland. He has a wealth of experience in the music industry and has been involved in record promotion, public relations, management and has voiced many Radio and TV commercials. Carl's radio work began in 1974 with BBC local radio and has since included Radio Caroline, Radio Mi Amigo, The Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation,The Voice of Peace in Israel, Viking Radio, Magic, 1380 KSMJ in California, 99 WSFW in New York, Blue Danube Radio in Vienna, Austria, Radio Seagull, Super Station, 96.3 Aire FM, Minster FM, Stray FM, BFBS and Garrison Radio, Radio Nova in Moldova, ALPHA FM,99.8 KCFM. He ran 91FM Atlanta and Spectrum in Spain.
Anne has worked in support services for a variety of international broadcasters for over thirty years and has a wealth of expertise in establishing and ensuring the smooth running of people recruitment, international travel, welfare provision and other services essential to ensure the well-being of our team. Anne has a wealth of organisational skills and a solid commercial background. An experienced corporate organiser, she has been Company Secretary taking responsibility for administrative and compliance matters, and has been a Company Secretary, set up administrative sections and been a director of nine radio companies.
Sean has over 25 years experience in the broadcast, creative, advertising and production industries. He started his career in BBC Local Radio, he has worked across a wide range of radio and television, including documentary, comedy and drama productions, as well as writing and producing thousands of effective and ear-catching radio commercials for hundreds of stations across the world. Working with the British Government’s PsysOps departments. Sean has assisted in setting up public service radio stations, and delivering media and broadcast training in Bosnia, Kosovo and Afghanistan. He is also an enthusiastic Scout Leader and qualified to instruct in a wide range of outdoor and adventurous, land and water-based activities.