Paul Appleby MBE : Director

An innovative media consultant building on BAFTA-winning TV experience to inspire and deliver creative opportunities through consultancy, facilitation and mentoring.

Described by others as "highly innovative", a "brilliant leader" and "consummate team player", with "highly professional facilitation skills", "infectious enthusiasm" and "the vision and energy to take us places we didn't imagine".

Sources : Peter Salmon, BBC Leadership Course 360 Feedback, Fiona Pitcher, Dr Sean Bush, Louisa Hardman.

Director of VID Communications Ltd

Member of UK Advisory Council, Creative Industries Federation

Member of Cluster Advisory Group, Creative Industries Council

Trustee of the Watershed Media Centre

Mentor for Babbasa Youth Empowerment Project

Past positions include being a founder member of Bristol Media CIC in 2005 and chair from 2009 to 2018, and as a trustee of Encounters International Short Film Festival from 2006 to 2020.