Our Trainers & Consultants
Our trainers are the secret of our success. They are all seasoned journalists, broadcasters and communications experts. Their experience comes from working with broadcasters such as Sky TV, BBC & ITN and newspapers ranging from The Sunday Times to The Sun. They really know what’s going on in today’s online media age and the opportunities that are there for the taking. We have an extensive team of trainers and consultants covering media, crisis, print, presentation and social media. Our team includes:
Broadcaster and Media Trainer & Managing Director of TV News London
Broadcast News & PR Expert and Media Trainer
Media Trainer and Video Producer
Award Winning Senior Reporter, Broadcaster and Media Trainer
Glen has more than 25 years experience as a senior reporter and correspondent for major news organisations. Until recently he was a Political Correspondent for Sky News where he covered 4 general elections. Before that he worked for ITN where he worked in nearly 40 countries, including extended stints in Washington, Moscow and the Middle East, and two years in Glasgow as ITN Scotland Correspondent. He won Royal Television Society awards for his reports on the fall of the Berlin Wall, The plight of the Kurds in the wake of the First Gulf War, and the Dunblane school shooting. He was BAFTA-nominated for London Poll Tax riot coverage. He started his career in journalism as a reporter/newsreader/presenter in local radio in Newcastle upon Tyne and at IRN/Capital Radio in London.
He has extensive media training experience working with many blue chip companies and organisations.
Award Winning Broadcaster and Trainer
Experienced Radio Presenter and Media Trainer
Print Journalist, Media Trainer and Presentation Trainer
Media Trainer, Multimedia Broadcaster and Video Journalist
Media Relations Specialist/Jounalist/Expert on Writing Skills
Senior Training Consultant For TV News London - Middle East Specialist
Henry has worked for some of the biggest UK broadcasters. He was the Foreign Editor of the UK’s first commercial Breakfast TV programme TV-am; a key figure in the launch team of the succeeding breakfast TV programme GMTV; Managing Editor at the international news agency Reuters and Senior Manager at ITN Consulting, specialising in programme launches and media training in the Middle East. He was responsible for the launch of the first Arabic-speaking live breakfast programme on Saudi TV, Sabah Saudia – training staff and developing programme content and production for seven months in Riyadh between 2009/2010. He has created new programme formats for Saudi TV morning, evening news and magazine programmes and organised a major training course for the 24-hour Al Ekhbariya news channel. Most recently he was responsible for running training courses in London and Muscat for staff at Oman State Television.
Image expert and
Owner of Inside Out
Joanna Gaudoin is a personal and corporate image expert. She helps Individual women and organisations work on their image and impact for professional success. Experience and expertise will always be vital but how and what we communicate with others about ourselves and the perception they form of us are pivotal for success. These skills help us differentiate ourselves positively and build credibility for better professional relationships, whilst also enhancing our confidence. Through her one-to-one programme with women and running corporate training, Joanna helps individuals work on their appearance, body language and communication to achieve their goals for their own career success and the success of their organisation. She also runs client events for organisations looking to engage with their female clients and prospects in a differentiated and memorable way. Prior to running her own company, Joanna worked in marketing and consultancy for almost ten years with blue-chip clients such as Mars, Diageo, Toshiba and SABMiller.
Presentation and Communications Expert and Founder of Funny Women
Management Communications Coach and Media Trainer
Abi Donald is an experienced management coach, recently working as Head of Coaching for the narrative agency Bladonmore. She has 25 years’ experience in broadcast journalism, reaching the top of her profession through Reuters TV, ITN and GMTV. She has been the programme editor of News at Ten and the deputy editor of ITV’s flagship breakfast programme. While working in broadcast she coached and trained presenters, correspondents and reporters to deliver compelling content with credibility and authority. As a management coach Abi has helped senior executives deliver their agenda with confidence and clarity, preparing them for media interviews, presentations or key pitches. She is an accomplished story teller with a natural ear for language allied to a common sense approach to the performance skills of body language and voice control.
Abi has designed and delivered coaching programmes for the chief executives and senior management teams of: ArcelorMittal, BAE Systems, Camelot, Coller Capital, Credit Suisse, Diageo, Goldman Sachs, HSBC, Marks & Spencer, Rolls-Royce and UBS.