SIAN PRICE: CREATIVE DIRECTOR
With numerous network credits as a showrunner on series including Coast (BBC2), The Great Guide (BBC2) The People Remember (BBC1) andTime Team (Channel 4), Creative Director Siân Price is a factual programming power-house. She’s led teams of 5 through to 60 on a range of award-winning programmes from blue-chip specialist factual through to live events. Sian specialises in history/archaeology, features, living history and the arts. PD credits include Coal House (BBC1) Snowdonia 1890 (BBC2), Secrets of Stonehenge (Channel 4/ Nat Geo), One Born Every Minute(Channel 4), Beyond Boundaries (BBC2), The Real Vikings (Channel 4) and The Boats that Built Britain (Channel 4). Sian has worked at some of the country’s top independents (Diverse, Studio Lambert, Indus) as well as in-house BBC in London, Bristol and Cardiff. She is a multi-award winning radio producer (Radio 3, Radio 4, World Service) and the author of the best-selling book ‘If You’re Reading This’ – a history of soldier’s farewell letters.
TOM WARE: EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
Tom Ware is an Executive Producer for Yeti Media. He was previously an executive producer at BBC Bristol specialising in development, Daytime and Arts programming and where he created the smash-hit series Bargain Hunt. His credits include documentary, factual entertainment, factual formats, features, comedy and drama series for a wide range of UK and international broadcasters. His awards include RTS, BAFTA, Broadcast and an International Emmy and credits include Human Planet (BBC1), Animation Nation (BBC2), More than a Game (BBC2), Wanted Down Under (BBC1), The Fight (BBC2), The Indian Doctor (BBC1), Frozen at Christmas (Channel 4).
IFE OKWUDILI: DEVELOPMENT EXEC
Starting in live talk-shows, Development Executive Ife Okwudili has almost twenty year’s experience in television and specialises in developing, running and delivering large volume formats and features. She has produced everything from factual (Time Team: The Big Royal Dig, Fat Nation) and reality (Celebrity Love Island, Big Brother Panto, Fool around with..) to Children’s (Blue Peter) and game shows (24 Hour Quiz). At Cineflix she worked in Toronto on hit shows Colin & Justin’s Home Heist, Eat Yourself Sexy, Stop Shouting at Me, and Kim’s Rude Awakenings. Joining Cineflix in 2007, she worked in N America on hit shows Colin & Justin’s Home Heist, Eat Yourself Sexy, Stop Shouting at Me and Kim’s Rude Awakenings. Promoted to Head of Global Casting, she placed Egypt Sherrod as the new host of Property Virgins (HGTV), found Cari Cucksey for Cash n Cari (HGTV), cast Drew Pritchard for Salvage Hunters (Discovery) and gained exclusive access for All Aboard East Coast Trains (Sky) & Casino Confidential (TLC) amongst many other projects. After a spell with Wag TV, she joined Yeti in 2016.
PAUL SYMONDS: PRODUCER/DIRECTOR
After a career spent making TV about TV at the BBC on shows such as Doctor Who Confidential, Comic Relief at 20 and Torchwood Declassified, Paul joined Yeti in 2011. Since then he has developed and went on to direct/produce My Tattoo Addiction (a Cutting edge special in 2012 and a full series in 2013), Underage and Gay (2015), Britain’s Favourite Superhero (2016) My Millionaire Dads and Me (2016) and most recently Britain’s Favourite TV Detective (2017) all for Channel 4. Paul is a self-shooting P/D and a development producer with an eye for a story and great characters.