Who are we? Radio consultants. What do we do? Radio consulting. Who do we work for? Radio station owners. Media companies. Media regulators. What do we do? Research. Reports. Analysis. Training. Formats. Launches. Turnarounds. Change management. What types of radio? Commercial radio. Community radio. Public radio. Internet radio. Where do we work? On-site. Remotely. Why do we get hired? Expertise. Knowledge. Results. Track record. Honesty.
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10+ years international experience … Europe (Lithuania, Estonia, Germany, Czech Republic, Latvia, Hungary, Russia) … Middle East (Israel) … Asia (India, Cambodia) … Caribbean (Jamaica) … hired by Metromedia International Inc, Star TV, BBC World Service Trust … case studies
Research & authoring … John Myers’ report on future regulation of local commercial radio for Digital Britain … First report on independent radio production commissioning for BBC Trust … First report on creating a UK live radio broadcast archive for British Library … Forensic report on DAB digital radio switchover for UKRD Group … First book to document history of London black music pirate radio stations … Dozens of media analyst reports and presentations for publication and international conference appearances.
Research & creation of formats for large-scale radio station launches & turnarounds … Radio City, India’s first commercial radio FM network … Radio 7 Moscow improved its market ranking from #35 to #3 with 1+ million listeners/week … Radio Juventus, Hungary’s first national commercial radio station launched with 1+ million listeners/week … Cambodia national state radio‘s first live phone-in show … FM 102 Phnom Penh’s first live youth magazine programme … KISS FM London, UK’s first commercial youth radio station launched with 1+ million listeners/week … RootsRockReggae Jamaica launched amongst Top 5 global most listened internet reggae stations.
Planning & execution of market research projects … 100+ market research projects in Europe & Asia to create successful radio stations, converting insights from qualitative and quantitative research, focus groups, interviews and music testing into strategies into action into results.
Management & analysis … mentoring … training … budgets (UK radio) … commercial FM radio licence applications (London, Swansea, Hull, Warwick, Ipswich, Northallerton) … business plans … funding applications (to UK government’s Technology Strategy Board, NESTA) … regulatory documents (for Independent Broadcasting Authority, Radio Authority, Ofcom, overseas media regulators) … submissions to government (Competition Commission, House of Lords) … radio station content analyses (BCR FM, QuayWest FM) … radio market analyses (Budapest, Manchester, Tallinn, Vilnius) … radio audience data analysis (UK commercial radio) … music copyright licensing (Totally Radio) … podcasts (evidence to Copyright Tribunal) … internet radio (evidence to Copyright Tribunal)