Hilary Perkins

Digital Executive Producer

Projects

About me

Multiplatform executive producer and creative consultant with extensive experience in commissioning and directing transmedia propositions in a high pressured media environment. Creative thinker and senior editorial team leader. Articulate and enthusiastic speaker experienced in conference presentation, education and corporate training. Specialties: New media commissioning, creative proposition development, content strategy, transmedia storytelling, interactive project management, cross-media social action campaigns, editorial team management, presentation and workshop facilitation.

Skills

  • Film
  • TV
  • Digital Content
  • Editing
  • Producing
  • Production Management
  • Executive

People I’ve worked with

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  • Rebekah Ford

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    • Digital ux design dev
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Companies I’ve worked with

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  • BBC

    BBC

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  • Channel 4

    Channel 4

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    • TV

Work history

Currently

Freelance

Digital Executive Producer Creative Consultant

Apr 2013
  • Working in collaboration with clients and production partners to: - Build new media teams, identifying and recruiting key team members and production partners - Develop content strategies, audience engagement and social media policies - Provide consultancy and brainstorm facilitation to develop bold creative propositions - Scope, plan and deliver projects across multiple platforms

2013

Multiplatform Commissioning Editor, Drama and Film

Channel 4

Dec 2010 - Apr 2013
  • • Commissioning and delivering multiplatform experiences for flagship Drama on Channel 4 and E4 • Developing creative propositions and managing a slate of transmedia development projects • Directing internal and external production resources, governance, compliance and budgets • Managing stakeholders and partner relationships • Implementing commercial partnerships and campaigns • Keeping up to date on emerging technologies and audience behaviors, seeking innovative ways to drive reach and engagement Channel 4

2010

Editor & Film4.com

Channel 4

Jan 2009 - Nov 2010
  • Responsible for defining and managing Film4's online presence in order to drive immediate and long term growth. • Defining and managing a compelling Film4 online experience to support the brand’s TV channel and film productions • Full redevelopment and launch of Film4.com and Film4oD • Consultant to Film4 management on new media strategy and innovative approaches to audience engagement • Working with distributors and film producers to encourage multiplatform film production Channel 4

2008

Factual Editor & New Media

Channel 4

Aug 2007 - Dec 2008
  • Leading the team responsible for the factual output on http://www.channel4.com including Channel 4 News, documentaries, More 4 and FourDocs. Responsible for • Commissioning compelling content . • Delivering Channel 4 public service products online • Business lead on major projects • Managing internal and external project teams • Managing stakeholder and partner relationships

2007

Senior Interactive Producer

BBC

May 2006 - Aug 2007
  • Lead the interactive team and was responsible for all interactive/new media output for the network across all platforms. http://www.bbc.co.uk/1xtra BBC Radio 1