STV Growth Academy: first two speakers announced


26th April 2019

At STV we are committed to driving and growing a strong and prosperous Scotland which celebrates brilliant businesses. As part of this commitment to business growth we are excited to welcome you to the third workshop in our STV Growth Academy.

Theme of event: The role of business culture in driving growth

Event schedule is as follows:

9.00am – Arrival, breakfast and networking.

9.30am – Welcome, introduction to the STV Growth Academy & what to expect.

There will be three sessions across the morning with a tea and coffee break.

The workshop will conclude with a panel Q&A and buffet networking lunch at 12.30pm

We are excited to confirm our first two speakers for the morning:

The 3 C's of Culture | Pamela Richardson | STV

Pamela Richardson, STV’s Sales Director, Scotland. Pam’s media career has spanned over 25 years in some of the UK's leading broadcast organisations. Leading teams to commercial excellence and building revenues is her area of expertise.

Hear Pamela’s top tips on how to build a lasting impact on the productivity of you and your team.

Smartphone Video production | Gerry Burke | Gerry Burke TV

Gerry Burke has worked in all facets of broadcasting through his forty year career. Starting out as a TV and Radio Presenter and Producer, Gerry later launched radio stations, coached presenters and provided media training. Today he runs Perthshire based Gerry Burke TV which makes Corporate Video, TV Commercials and Promotional Video. He is a freelance cameraman for the BBC and ITV, a CAA approved drone pilot and a Business Gateway Video Consultant.

Everyone knows we live in an always-on smartphone culture and that these devices have changed the way we do business today. Are you really fully aware of what you can achieve with your smartphone? Gerry Burke brings over thirty years experience in Scottish broadcasting and video production and will be sharing his industry secrets on how to produce great quality video content using your smartphone. The answer is already in your hands – literally!

Date of event: Wed 8th May

Where: Apex City Quay Hotel & Spa, 1 West Victoria Dock Road, Dundee, DD1 3JP

Time: 9 – 1pm

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