Strawberry Blond TV
Steve is a BAFTA and RTS award-winning producer with over 25 years of experience. He has worked for indies, channels and international studios including BBC, ITV, Disney and Warner Bros.
After setting up Rival Media producing entertainment formats, Steve ran Pretzel TV which was BAFTA nominated in 2015 for shows including ‘The CBBC Official Chart Show’ (CBBC) and ‘Animals Like Us’ (Cartoon Network). He launched Strawberry Blond TV in 2017 and have been BAFTA nominated for Independent Production Company of the Year. Steve and his team produce telly like ‘The Playlist’ (CBBC), Mickey’s 90th Birthday (Disney) and digital content for YouTube stars like Caspar Lee.
Steve is Dad to three monkeys, likes to write letters of complaint and collects radio jingles.
First Timers' Reception & City Hall Bar Open
First Time at the CMC? Enjoy an extra special welcome from executives, producers and talent with top tips to get the most out of your conference! There’ll be prizes too!
Stream if you Wanna go Faster: Decoding the SVoDs
Netflix, Amazon and Youtube are eating CBBC’s lunch. Disney+ and Ap-pleTV+ are hungry too. An agenda-setting hour on how to work with them and win.
Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
Five prospective producers enter the den to pitch their ideas to the dragons. But who will walk away with investment?
Don't Mention the C Word!
We need to talk about class. Is the lack of people from working class backgrounds in our workforce making us irrelevant to our audiences?
Online Killed the TV Star
… Or did it? We discuss why online talent isn’t the enemy.