Our Trainers & Consultants
Our trainers are the secret of our success. They are 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
Journalist, Blog Coach and Print Media Specialist
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
Managing Director of Inside Out
Presentation and Communications Expert and Founder of Funny Women
Actor and Executive Presence Trainer
Actor and Executive Presence Trainer
Anna Ostergren successfully coaches business executives on motivation, presentation skills and confidence building. Her work in the corporate sector has included corporate finance, leading oil companies and Michelin star restaurants, as well as large Academic Institutions. She has also privately coached market leaders. Recently, she has lectured at RBS as part of Women in Banking, Women Unlimited at the BAFTAS. Her work in the corporate sector has included corporate finance, leading oil companies and Michelin star restaurants, as well as large Academic Institutions. She also privately coaches market leaders.
Her clients include BP, Pictet, ING, VISA, Menzies Accountancy firm, Cloud Pioneer, UEL, HLB International, The Diana Awards, Russell Investments, Marcus Waring at the Berkerley, The Gilbert Scott, Heston Blumenthal’s The Fat Duck in Bray, Pearson College and Ithaca Partners, Boehringer Ingelheim, MFS and BlackRock.
Anna was born in Stockholm, Sweden and educated in Rio de Janeiro and the USA until Secondary level. She was awarded her BA in English and Drama from London University. She continued her Post-Graduate training on the LAMDA Director’s course in 2005. She has since worked consistently in theatre, musical and opera, in both subsidised theatre and West End, including Opera North, The Globe Theatre and The Menier Chocolate factory.
TV Make-up Artist
Hilary has been a professional TV and Film Make Up Artist for over 20 years. She has worked with companies such as Thames Television, ITN, Channel 4, Channel 5 and Celador, and her film credits include Chariots of Fire, Monty Python’s Meaning of Life and The Witches. Her clients have included John Major, Margaret Thatcher,
Ian Holm, Anna Ford, Julia Somerville, and Kirsty Young.
Office Manager and Camera Technician
Lydia runs the day to day administration of the TV News London office and provides camerawork and sound support for TV News London training courses. She studied media studies and production at the Univesity of East London and after graduation found work as a radio presenter and trainer. Lydia also has a background in e-marketing, social media strategy and the music industry. She is a singer/songwriter and helps to promote and run music events for new artists.
Marketing Assistant and Camera Technician