Daniel McLaren

Head of Digital / Podcast Host & Producer

Level
Senior
Location
Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Side Hustles

About me

A few highlights over the years have included Iaunching the first ever UK presence on social media for adidas UK in 2011 (@adidasUK) + worked on adidas is 'All In' 2011 (global brand re-positioning) - short-listed for Global M&M awards in 'Best global launch' and 'Best global communications strategy'. I've produced 'Classic Motown' YouTube video series for Universal Music, created the rugby YouTube channel The Rugby Revolution and hosted and produced the Digital Sport podcast in 2016 which went on to achieve 120k+ downloads. I've now been 10 years within the digital media space, currently working as Head of Digital for a sports communications agency. My work has primarily been agency side including the London-based Carat, We Are Social, AMV BBDO and Octagon. As well football publisher Copa90. In the last year I've been involved as a steering group member of the first ever Leaders Awards; brought in as an 'Expert' assessor for major government funding initiative called 'Audience of the Future' by UK Trade & Investment/Innovate UK; brought in as event host and panel moderator for mycujoo 'Digital Disruption in Football' conference at ISC Geneva and judge on the 2019 Yahoo Sports Technology Awards. I'm also a podcast obsessive, both in listening to them and producing them. As well as the Digital Sport Insider podcast, which finished in late 2018, I launched a company podcast called 'Something Quite New', a very personal podcast called 'Danny Rambling' and am in the process of compiling interviews for a new series that will out in the summer.

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Skills

  • Social Media
  • Audio Interviewing
  • Podcast Production
  • Podcasting
  • Hosting
  • Event Hosting
  • Instagram
  • Youtube
  • Twitter
  • Adobe Audition

Companies I’ve worked with

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    SQN

    Work history

    Currently

    Head of Digital

    SQN

    Oct 2018
    • Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • SQN (Sine Qua Non) is a Sports Sponsorship & PR agency that works with technology and technologically innovative companies. A core area of expertise is motorsport, including F1, MotoGP, World Endurance and World Rally. Clients currently include Tata Communications, Toyota Motorsport, Hyundai and Henley Royal Regatta. Plus I host and produce the 'Something Quite New' podcast for the agency.