1) Lee - Label Manager for BBE Records HastingsFancy hearing what really goes on behind the doors of a record label? Lee Bright has been with Record Label BBE Music for 18 years now, joining them in their infancy, now part owner and label manager. BBE is globally renowned for releasing quality Hip Hop. Jazz, Disco, Rare Groove and Funk, and has represented artists such as; Mark Ronson, Masters At Work, J Dilla, Will I Am, Bilal, Paul Weller, John Morales to name but a few.
2) Simon Newbury - Media / PhotographyWinner of the Guild of Photographers' Overall Image Of The Year (Member's Choice) 2015 and 2016 and 6th in the Guild of Photographers' TOP TEN wedding photographers 2017. Simon is going to set up a studio where you will learn about different lighting set-ups and the importance of metering!
3) Ed Frith - Head of Live Programming at De La Warr PavilionEd joins De La Warr from his role as Music Events Manager at the Roundhouse, Camden where he delivered a diverse range of music events from Radiohead to David Byrne, Patti Smith to Chic, Snarky Puppy to BBC live music events. He was involved in its many festivals including the Apple music festival and Roundhouse Rising – a platform for emerging musicians – and took the lead on booking the Bonobo and Tru Thoughts all day festivals. Ed has strong relationships within the music industry and has worked closely with the Roundhouse Learning team to develop opportunities for young people within the sector.
4) Martijn van der Meulen - Snap Finger Click StudiosSnap Finger Click was founded by Martijn van der Meulen and Ed Gladwin in November 2015. Ed and Martijn originally met many years ago whilst working together at Sony PlayStation, and they both have long careers in gaming and technology, including stints at Yahoo! and Electronic Arts. The team at Snap Finger Click largely consists of the people behind the BAFTA-winning Buzz! quiz franchise and are experts at creating innovative multiplayer experiences.
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