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CMC Content Manager & Writer, Editor, Project Manager
Tom Jordan is a freelance writer, editor and project manager based in Sheffield. As well as being the Content Manager and Blogging Editor for this year’s CMC, he is the author of the voice of the John Keats at Guy’s Hospital in London, part of the international Talking Statues project, bringing famous statues to life alongside other writers such as Anthony Horrowitz and Jeremy Paxman. He is also working on devloping several creative projects for the kids’ market.
Tom has more than 15 years of experience in travel publishing, writing for National Geographic Traveller, Sunday Times Travel Magazine, Which Travel? and CNN, among others, and editing travel books, including for Bradt Travel Guides. He also works as a copywriter and project editor for children’s educational publications, and is a member of Sheffield People’s Theatre, and was part of the cast for the highly-acclaimed recent production of Julius Caesar at Sheffield Crucible.
Report – Swipe Forward
Research and insight company The Pineapple Lounge presented its predictions on future patterns of kids’ media consumption, and asked the panel for their response to five different areas of research. Takeaways Kids content producers need to be aware of how Generation Z (today’s kids) and Generation Alpha (tomorrow’s kids) want…