Laura Davis

Head of Content and Production

  • LocationUnited Kingdom



  • Digital Media
  • Events
  • Branding
  • Copywriting
  • Editorial
  • Project Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Web Content
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Creative Thinking
  • Content
  • People Managament

Work history


Head of Content & Production

Open Data Institute

Aug 2015
  • As part of the ODI's leadership team, I am head of the Culture programme and Content and Production team, with responsibility for delivering the message about the ODI and data through publications, websites, events and marketing communications. I also oversee the innovative art programme, Data as Culture.


Publications Editor

BBC Proms

Jan 2012 - Jul 2015
  • I ran the publishing operation for the BBC Proms and BBC Performing Groups, overseeing approximately 250 projects annually across print and digital. I looked after editorial, production and design for the BBC Proms Guide and BBC Proms and BBC Performing Groups programmes, as well as projects for Radio 3 and Radio 2.


Editorial Manager

Hodder Education

Aug 2010 - Dec 2011
  • Click to edit position descriptionI managed print and digital products across a frontlist programme of 400 titles and expanded backlist publishing opportunities, notably running a project to convert all titles to ebooks. I organised the publishing workflow, including creating schedules, setting budgets and allocating resources.



MA Publishing

London College of Communication

Sep 2006 - Aug 2007
  • Publishing