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CMC Blogger and Undergraduate Student
Amy King is an undergraduate English Literature student at the University of Sheffield with a particular interest in creative writing and spoken word poetry. After graduating university next year, she aims to pursue a career in marketing and communications, but will still dedicate time to crafting her poetry, blogging and drinking plenty of tea.
Report – Beyond Survival: Growing your Business and Making Money
This session explored some of the industry’s success stories, as business leaders and investors discuss how they have taken their companies through the tricky growth stage to develop the strategies and raise the investment in today’s difficult marketplace Takeaway: It pays to plan for the future Look for the best…
Report – Focus on Canada
Host Jeff Norton from Awesome Media & Entertainment led this morning’s session deliberating the pitfalls and challenges of co-production, joined by a panel of Canadian producers, distributors, and broadcasters Takeaway: Co-production is potentially a complex system, but if the right partnership is formed the outcome is worth it It’s crucial…
Report - New Kids on the Block
Leading this panel, Jon Watts tackles the question of what does it take to succeed as a new company entering the children’s media market? The diverse panel of innovators and entrepreneurs discuss their own experiences in the industry, and what they have learnt along the way. Takeaway: Originality is key.…