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Jess Hitchman

Writer / Creator / Digital Exec

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Jess Hitchman is a Digital Executive, Children’s Author and Screenwriter mixing innovation and storytelling to create new experiences for kids. 

As Executive Product Manager at BBC Children’s, Jess led the vision and strategy for some of the UK’s most loved kid’s apps, including the BAFTA nominated CBBC Buzz, CBeebies Storytime and CBeebies Playtime Island. 

Jess is also a Children’s Author with a number of picture books and graphic novels in various stages of publishing. 

She is currently developing a range of TV shows including two innovative preschool animations and a dramedy for 8 – 11s that was recently funded via the BFI Young Audiences Content Development Fund.