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Gary Pope is Co-founder of Kids Industries, a company that makes family brands stronger. Gary began his career as a school teacher before becoming a Learning Designer for a change management consultancy. Today Gary leads Kids Industries, solving problems, developing strategies and creating content for brands as diverse as Kellogg, Peppa Pig and Al Jazeera. The company undertakes research, strategy and makes everything from new ranges of toothpastes to entirely new TV channels, complete with SVOD capabilities. Gary is a school governor, dad, uncle, great uncle, godfather and LEGO collector.
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