The Team

Jacqueline Hewer

Co-founder and CEO

Jacqueline is the creative head of the group. She focusses on future editorial strategy and how to develop our existing brands into new business. She has an instinctive editorial eye that gives our series a Brown Bob tone across the slate. She previously worked as a journalist in BBC News, and as a BBC Commissioner for factual and factual entertainment. She likes bright lipstick and has an impeccable brown bob.

Nicki Gottlieb

Co-founder and CEO

Nicki is the business brain of the group. She leads on corporate strategy and manages the overall operations of all companies. Her focus is on business expansion and creating new opportunities. She used to have a brown bob but is now heart and soul a blonde girl.

Jacqueline is the creative head of the group. She focusses on future editorial strategy and how to develop our existing brands into new business. She has an instinctive editorial eye that gives our series a Brown Bob tone across the slate. She previously worked as a journalist in BBC News, and as a BBC Commissioner for factual and factual entertainment. She likes bright lipstick and has an impeccable brown bob.

Nicki is the business brain of the group. She leads on corporate strategy and manages the overall operations of all companies. Her focus is on business expansion and creating new opportunities. She used to have a brown bob but is now heart and soul a blonde girl.

Dan Bankover

Head of Production

Dan oversees all our productions, from devising budgets and schedules through to delivery. He runs and supports all production management teams, as well as managing our kit. He holds the office PB for distance cycling - 155 miles in one go.

Rob Dersley

Head of Editorial

Rob is a highly-skilled executive producer who works across the slate, creating successful templates to turn a first series into a returning brand. He nurtures our production talent, with an emphasis on attracting and keeping diverse talent. He hates gravy and believes in ghosts.

Dan oversees all our productions, from devising budgets and schedules through to delivery. He runs and supports all production management teams, as well as managing our kit. He holds the office PB for distance cycling - 155 miles in one go.

Rob is a highly-skilled executive producer who works across the slate, creating successful templates to turn a first series into a returning brand. He nurtures our production talent, with an emphasis on attracting and keeping diverse talent. He hates gravy and believes in ghosts.

Kieran Agnew

Producer

Kieran is a proud Mancunian who recently returned to the area after a decade working in London. He’s brought his strong journalistic skills to development, and now drives our Daytime output - meaning he’s contributed one way or another to almost every show Brown Bob currently produces. He’s a keen cyclist who embraces a soggy commute into the office. Yes, he’s the guy who hangs his wet stuff on the coat rack.

Debra Campbell

Financial Controller

Debra brings years of production accounting experience to Brown Bob. Her expertise is setting strong accounts controls and procedures, and ensuring every production has full accounting support. She loves working in the buzzing production environment and is the queen of accessorising. Her statement belts are legendary.

Saskia Deicidue

Office Manager

Saskia is the first point of call for our Manchester team. Who wouldn’t want to be welcomed by that smile every day? She takes multi-skilling to a whole new level - running the office, handling all admin and looking after our kit. She runs our social media, sharing regular updates then standing over the team until they like her posts.

Kieran is a proud Mancunian who recently returned to the area after a decade working in London. He’s brought his strong journalistic skills to development, and now drives our Daytime output - meaning he’s contributed one way or another to almost every show Brown Bob currently produces. He’s a keen cyclist who embraces a soggy commute into the office. Yes, he’s the guy who hangs his wet stuff on the coat rack.

Debra brings years of production accounting experience to Brown Bob. Her expertise is setting strong accounts controls and procedures, and ensuring every production has full accounting support. She loves working in the buzzing production environment and is the queen of accessorising. Her statement belts are legendary.

Saskia is the first point of call for our Manchester team. Who wouldn’t want to be welcomed by that smile every day? She takes multi-skilling to a whole new level - running the office, handling all admin and looking after our kit. She runs our social media, sharing regular updates then standing over the team until they like her posts.

Gillian Hourihan

Development Producer

Gillian is a New Yorker who worked in the UK TV industry for 10 years. She developed, cast and produced features, formats and reality TV here, including Made in Chelsea. She’s now based in sunny Charleston, South Carolina, where everyone looks this good in a hat.

Eloise McGrath

Producer

Eloise is a tenacious producer whose love of a good chat leads her to people and organisations with compelling stories to tell. Her real strength is building long-term relationships, especially with police forces, hospitals and public bodies. She’s known as the Access Queen of Manchester – no one out there is safe from her friendly powers of persuasion.

Sophie Prendergast

Production Manager

Sophie oversees the day-to-day smooth-running of our Manchester productions. She brings a wealth of experience working across multiple genres in both London and the North West. She enjoys weekends exploring the countryside, especially when it involves finding a pub that serves a nice glass of Sauvignon Blanc.

Gillian is a New Yorker who worked in the UK TV industry for 10 years. She developed, cast and produced features, formats and reality TV here, including Made in Chelsea. She’s now based in sunny Charleston, South Carolina, where everyone looks this good in a hat.

Eloise is a tenacious producer whose love of a good chat leads her to people and organisations with compelling stories to tell. Her real strength is building long-term relationships, especially with police forces, hospitals and public bodies. She’s known as the Access Queen of Manchester – no one out there is safe from her friendly powers of persuasion.

Sophie oversees the day-to-day smooth-running of our Manchester productions. She brings a wealth of experience working across multiple genres in both London and the North West. She enjoys weekends exploring the countryside, especially when it involves finding a pub that serves a nice glass of Sauvignon Blanc.

Josh Swetnam

Producer

Josh is a Brown Bob all-rounder who’s an ideas man in development and an out-and-proud train geek in production. He works across our slate – it’s a long way from his first job videoing a village scarecrow competition. He’s a Sheffield Wednesday super-fan and brand ambassador for Henderson’s Relish.

Lara Wood

Production Manager

Lara brings exceptional organisational skills to PM across our slate - and has a real passion for a carefully-regulated schedule and beautiful-looking paperwork. She loves the outdoors almost as much as she loves spreadsheets. But nothing beats getting a good tan.

Josh is a Brown Bob all-rounder who’s an ideas man in development and an out-and-proud train geek in production. He works across our slate – it’s a long way from his first job videoing a village scarecrow competition. He’s a Sheffield Wednesday super-fan and brand ambassador for Henderson’s Relish.

Lara brings exceptional organisational skills to PM across our slate - and has a real passion for a carefully-regulated schedule and beautiful-looking paperwork. She loves the outdoors almost as much as she loves spreadsheets. But nothing beats getting a good tan.

Jacqueline Hewer

Co-founder and CEO

Jacqueline is the creative head of the group. She focusses on future editorial strategy and how to develop our existing brands into new business. She has an instinctive editorial eye that gives our series a Brown Bob tone across the slate. She previously worked as a journalist in BBC News, and as a BBC Commissioner for factual and factual entertainment. She likes bright lipstick and has an impeccable brown bob.

Nicki Gottlieb

Co-founder and CEO

Nicki is the business brain of the group. She leads on corporate strategy and manages the overall operations of all companies. Her focus is on business expansion and creating new opportunities. She used to have a brown bob but is now heart and soul a blonde girl.

Jacqueline is the creative head of the group. She focusses on future editorial strategy and how to develop our existing brands into new business. She has an instinctive editorial eye that gives our series a Brown Bob tone across the slate. She previously worked as a journalist in BBC News, and as a BBC Commissioner for factual and factual entertainment. She likes bright lipstick and has an impeccable brown bob.

Nicki is the business brain of the group. She leads on corporate strategy and manages the overall operations of all companies. Her focus is on business expansion and creating new opportunities. She used to have a brown bob but is now heart and soul a blonde girl.

Dan Bankover

Head of Production

Dan oversees all our productions, from devising budgets and schedules through to delivery. He runs and supports all production management teams, as well as managing our kit. He holds the office PB for distance cycling - 155 miles in one go.

Rob Dersley

Head of Editorial

Rob is a highly-skilled executive producer who works across the slate, creating successful templates to turn a first series into a returning brand. He nurtures our production talent, with an emphasis on attracting and keeping diverse talent. He hates gravy and believes in ghosts.

Dan oversees all our productions, from devising budgets and schedules through to delivery. He runs and supports all production management teams, as well as managing our kit. He holds the office PB for distance cycling - 155 miles in one go.

Rob is a highly-skilled executive producer who works across the slate, creating successful templates to turn a first series into a returning brand. He nurtures our production talent, with an emphasis on attracting and keeping diverse talent. He hates gravy and believes in ghosts.

Charlotte Edmonds

Head of Development

Charlotte runs the development team across all three companies. She’s an ideas machine, and loves nothing more than taking the germ of a thought and nurturing it into a fully-fledged programme treatment. Her background is in entertainment, developing and working on massive hits including X-Factor and Britain’s Got Talent. In the evenings, she fronts a rock band. Yes, she has a stage name.

Debra Campbell

Financial Controller

Debra brings years of production accounting experience to Brown Bob. Her expertise is setting strong accounts controls and procedures, and ensuring every production has full accounting support. She loves working in the buzzing production environment and is the queen of accessorising. Her statement belts are legendary.

Eloise McGrath

Producer

Eloise is a tenacious producer whose love of a good chat leads her to people and organisations with compelling stories to tell. Her real strength is building long-term relationships, especially with police forces, hospitals and public bodies. She’s known as the Access Queen of Manchester – no one out there is safe from her friendly powers of persuasion.

Charlotte runs the development team across all three companies. She’s an ideas machine, and loves nothing more than taking the germ of a thought and nurturing it into a fully-fledged programme treatment. Her background is in entertainment, developing and working on massive hits including X-Factor and Britain’s Got Talent. In the evenings, she fronts a rock band. Yes, she has a stage name.

Debra brings years of production accounting experience to Brown Bob. Her expertise is setting strong accounts controls and procedures, and ensuring every production has full accounting support. She loves working in the buzzing production environment and is the queen of accessorising. Her statement belts are legendary.

Eloise is a tenacious producer whose love of a good chat leads her to people and organisations with compelling stories to tell. Her real strength is building long-term relationships, especially with police forces, hospitals and public bodies. She’s known as the Access Queen of Manchester – no one out there is safe from her friendly powers of persuasion.

Gillian Hourihan

Development Producer

Gillian is a New Yorker who worked in the UK TV industry for 10 years. She developed, cast and produced features, formats and reality TV here, including Made in Chelsea. She’s now based in sunny Charleston, South Carolina, where everyone looks this good in a hat.

Josh Swetnam

Producer

Josh is a Brown Bob all-rounder who’s an ideas man in development and an out-and-proud train geek in production. He works across our slate – it’s a long way from his first job videoing a village scarecrow competition. He’s a Sheffield Wednesday super-fan and brand ambassador for Henderson’s Relish.

Kieran Agnew

Producer

Kieran is a proud Mancunian who recently returned to the area after a decade working in London. He’s brought his strong journalistic skills to development, and now drives our Daytime output - meaning he’s contributed one way or another to almost every show Brown Bob currently produces. He’s a keen cyclist who embraces a soggy commute into the office. Yes, he’s the guy who hangs his wet stuff on the coat rack.

Gillian is a New Yorker who worked in the UK TV industry for 10 years. She developed, cast and produced features, formats and reality TV here, including Made in Chelsea. She’s now based in sunny Charleston, South Carolina, where everyone looks this good in a hat.

Josh is a Brown Bob all-rounder who’s an ideas man in development and an out-and-proud train geek in production. He works across our slate – it’s a long way from his first job videoing a village scarecrow competition. He’s a Sheffield Wednesday super-fan and brand ambassador for Henderson’s Relish.

Kieran is a proud Mancunian who recently returned to the area after a decade working in London. He’s brought his strong journalistic skills to development, and now drives our Daytime output - meaning he’s contributed one way or another to almost every show Brown Bob currently produces. He’s a keen cyclist who embraces a soggy commute into the office. Yes, he’s the guy who hangs his wet stuff on the coat rack.

Saskia Deicidue

Office Manager

Saskia is the first point of call for our Manchester team. Who wouldn’t want to be welcomed by that smile every day? She takes multi-skilling to a whole new level - running the office, handling all admin and looking after our kit. She runs our social media, sharing regular updates then standing over the team until they like her posts.

Sophie Prendergast

Production Manager

Sophie oversees the day-to-day smooth-running of our Manchester productions. She brings a wealth of experience working across multiple genres in both London and the North West. She enjoys weekends exploring the countryside, especially when it involves finding a pub that serves a nice glass of Sauvignon Blanc.

Saskia is the first point of call for our Manchester team. Who wouldn’t want to be welcomed by that smile every day? She takes multi-skilling to a whole new level - running the office, handling all admin and looking after our kit. She runs our social media, sharing regular updates then standing over the team until they like her posts.

Sophie oversees the day-to-day smooth-running of our Manchester productions. She brings a wealth of experience working across multiple genres in both London and the North West. She enjoys weekends exploring the countryside, especially when it involves finding a pub that serves a nice glass of Sauvignon Blanc.

Jacqueline Hewer

Co-founder and CEO

Jacqueline is the creative head of the group. She focusses on future editorial strategy and how to develop our existing brands into new business. She has an instinctive editorial eye that gives our series a Brown Bob tone across the slate. She previously worked as a journalist in BBC News, and as a BBC Commissioner for factual and factual entertainment. She likes bright lipstick and has an impeccable brown bob.

Nicki Gottlieb

Co-founder and CEO

Nicki is the business brain of the group. She leads on corporate strategy and manages the overall operations of all companies. Her focus is on business expansion and creating new opportunities. She used to have a brown bob but is now heart and soul a blonde girl.

Jacqueline is the creative head of the group. She focusses on future editorial strategy and how to develop our existing brands into new business. She has an instinctive editorial eye that gives our series a Brown Bob tone across the slate. She previously worked as a journalist in BBC News, and as a BBC Commissioner for factual and factual entertainment. She likes bright lipstick and has an impeccable brown bob.

Nicki is the business brain of the group. She leads on corporate strategy and manages the overall operations of all companies. Her focus is on business expansion and creating new opportunities. She used to have a brown bob but is now heart and soul a blonde girl.

Dan Bankover

Head of Production

Dan oversees all our productions, from devising budgets and schedules through to delivery. He runs and supports all production management teams, as well as managing our kit. He holds the office PB for distance cycling - 155 miles in one go.

Rob Dersley

Head of Editorial

Rob is a highly-skilled executive producer who works across the slate, creating successful templates to turn a first series into a returning brand. He nurtures our production talent, with an emphasis on attracting and keeping diverse talent. He hates gravy and believes in ghosts.

Dan oversees all our productions, from devising budgets and schedules through to delivery. He runs and supports all production management teams, as well as managing our kit. He holds the office PB for distance cycling - 155 miles in one go.

Rob is a highly-skilled executive producer who works across the slate, creating successful templates to turn a first series into a returning brand. He nurtures our production talent, with an emphasis on attracting and keeping diverse talent. He hates gravy and believes in ghosts.

Charlotte Edmonds

Head of Development

Charlotte runs the development team across all three companies. She’s an ideas machine, and loves nothing more than taking the germ of a thought and nurturing it into a fully-fledged programme treatment. Her background is in entertainment, developing and working on massive hits including X-Factor and Britain’s Got Talent. In the evenings, she fronts a rock band. Yes, she has a stage name.She loves working in the buzzing production environment and can often be found in the thick of development brainstorms. “You have to be dramatic to work in production.”

Debra Campbell

Financial Controller

Debra brings years of production accounting experience to Brown Bob. Her expertise is setting strong accounts controls and procedures, and ensuring every production has full accounting support. She loves working in the buzzing production environment and is the queen of accessorising. Her statement belts are legendary.

Eloise McGrath

Producer

Eloise is a tenacious producer whose love of a good chat leads her to people and organisations with compelling stories to tell. Her real strength is building long-term relationships, especially with police forces, hospitals and public bodies. She’s known as the Access Queen of Manchester – no one out there is safe from her friendly powers of persuasion.

Charlotte runs the development team across all three companies. She’s an ideas machine, and loves nothing more than taking the germ of a thought and nurturing it into a fully-fledged programme treatment. Her background is in entertainment, developing and working on massive hits including X-Factor and Britain’s Got Talent. In the evenings, she fronts a rock band. Yes, she has a stage name.She loves working in the buzzing production environment and can often be found in the thick of development brainstorms. “You have to be dramatic to work in production.”

Debra brings years of production accounting experience to Brown Bob. Her expertise is setting strong accounts controls and procedures, and ensuring every production has full accounting support. She loves working in the buzzing production environment and is the queen of accessorising. Her statement belts are legendary.

Eloise is a tenacious producer whose love of a good chat leads her to people and organisations with compelling stories to tell. Her real strength is building long-term relationships, especially with police forces, hospitals and public bodies. She’s known as the Access Queen of Manchester – no one out there is safe from her friendly powers of persuasion.

Gillian Hourihan

Development Producer

Gillian is a New Yorker who worked in the UK TV industry for 10 years. She developed, cast and produced features, formats and reality TV here, including Made in Chelsea. She’s now based in sunny Charleston, South Carolina, where everyone looks this good in a hat.

Josh Swetnam

Producer

Josh is a Brown Bob all-rounder who’s an ideas man in development and an out-and-proud train geek in production. He works across our slate – it’s a long way from his first job videoing a village scarecrow competition. He’s a Sheffield Wednesday super-fan and brand ambassador for Henderson’s Relish.

Kieran Agnew

Producer

Kieran is a proud Mancunian who recently returned to the area after a decade working in London. He’s brought his strong journalistic skills to development, and now drives our Daytime output - meaning he’s contributed one way or another to almost every show Brown Bob currently produces. He’s a keen cyclist who embraces a soggy commute into the office. Yes, he’s the guy who hangs his wet stuff on the coat rack.

Gillian is a New Yorker who worked in the UK TV industry for 10 years. She developed, cast and produced features, formats and reality TV here, including Made in Chelsea. She’s now based in sunny Charleston, South Carolina, where everyone looks this good in a hat.

Josh is a Brown Bob all-rounder who’s an ideas man in development and an out-and-proud train geek in production. He works across our slate – it’s a long way from his first job videoing a village scarecrow competition. He’s a Sheffield Wednesday super-fan and brand ambassador for Henderson’s Relish.

Kieran is a proud Mancunian who recently returned to the area after a decade working in London. He’s brought his strong journalistic skills to development, and now drives our Daytime output - meaning he’s contributed one way or another to almost every show Brown Bob currently produces. He’s a keen cyclist who embraces a soggy commute into the office. Yes, he’s the guy who hangs his wet stuff on the coat rack.

Lara Wood

Production Manager

Lara brings exceptional organisational skills to PM across our slate - and has a real passion for a carefully-regulated schedule and beautiful-looking paperwork. She loves the outdoors almost as much as she loves spreadsheets. But nothing beats getting a good tan.

Lara brings exceptional organisational skills to PM across our slate - and has a real passion for a carefully-regulated schedule and beautiful-looking paperwork. She loves the outdoors almost as much as she loves spreadsheets. But nothing beats getting a good tan.

Jacqueline Hewer

Co-founder and CEO

Jacqueline is the creative head of the group. She focusses on future editorial strategy and how to develop our existing brands into new business. She has an instinctive editorial eye that gives our series a Brown Bob tone across the slate. She previously worked as a journalist in BBC News, and as a BBC Commissioner for factual and factual entertainment. She likes bright lipstick and has an impeccable brown bob.

Nicki Gottlieb

Co-founder and CEO

Nicki is the business brain of the group. She leads on corporate strategy and manages the overall operations of all companies. Her focus is on business expansion and creating new opportunities. She used to have a brown bob but is now heart and soul a blonde girl.

Jacqueline is the creative head of the group. She focusses on future editorial strategy and how to develop our existing brands into new business. She has an instinctive editorial eye that gives our series a Brown Bob tone across the slate. She previously worked as a journalist in BBC News, and as a BBC Commissioner for factual and factual entertainment. She likes bright lipstick and has an impeccable brown bob.

Nicki is the business brain of the group. She leads on corporate strategy and manages the overall operations of all companies. Her focus is on business expansion and creating new opportunities. She used to have a brown bob but is now heart and soul a blonde girl.

Dan Bankover

Head of Production

Dan oversees all our productions, from devising budgets and schedules through to delivery. He runs and supports all production management teams, as well as managing our kit. He holds the office PB for distance cycling - 155 miles in one go.

Rob Dersley

Head of Editorial

Rob is a highly-skilled executive producer who works across the slate, creating successful templates to turn a first series into a returning brand. He nurtures our production talent, with an emphasis on attracting and keeping diverse talent. He hates gravy and believes in ghosts.

Dan oversees all our productions, from devising budgets and schedules through to delivery. He runs and supports all production management teams, as well as managing our kit. He holds the office PB for distance cycling - 155 miles in one go.

Rob is a highly-skilled executive producer who works across the slate, creating successful templates to turn a first series into a returning brand. He nurtures our production talent, with an emphasis on attracting and keeping diverse talent. He hates gravy and believes in ghosts.

Charlotte Edmonds

Head of Development

Charlotte runs the development team across all three companies. She’s an ideas machine, and loves nothing more than taking the germ of a thought and nurturing it into a fully-fledged programme treatment. Her background is in entertainment, developing and working on massive hits including X-Factor and Britain’s Got Talent. In the evenings, she fronts a rock band. Yes, she has a stage name.

Debra Campbell

Financial Controller

Debra brings years of production accounting experience to Brown Bob. Her expertise is setting strong accounts controls and procedures, and ensuring every production has full accounting support. She loves working in the buzzing production environment and is the queen of accessorising. Her statement belts are legendary.

Gillian Hourihan

Development Producer

Gillian is a New Yorker who worked in the UK TV industry for 10 years. She developed, cast and produced features, formats and reality TV here, including Made in Chelsea. She’s now based in sunny Charleston, South Carolina, where everyone looks this good in a hat.

Charlotte runs the development team across all three companies. She’s an ideas machine, and loves nothing more than taking the germ of a thought and nurturing it into a fully-fledged programme treatment. Her background is in entertainment, developing and working on massive hits including X-Factor and Britain’s Got Talent. In the evenings, she fronts a rock band. Yes, she has a stage name.

Debra brings years of production accounting experience to Brown Bob. Her expertise is setting strong accounts controls and procedures, and ensuring every production has full accounting support. She loves working in the buzzing production environment and is the queen of accessorising. Her statement belts are legendary.

Gillian is a New Yorker who worked in the UK TV industry for 10 years. She developed, cast and produced features, formats and reality TV here, including Made in Chelsea. She’s now based in sunny Charleston, South Carolina, where everyone looks this good in a hat.

Wanna join the team?

We’re always looking for new people to come and work with us. Please send us your CV to be on our production database.