BCOMS Question Time Speaks with Drew Christie of Crizzy Media

BCOMS Question Time Speaks with Drew Christie of Crizzy Media

  Founding member of BCOMS Drew Christie sat down with Ola Fisayo to discuss his career, being part of the inaugural BCOMS and his current venture, Crizzy Media. Drew has gained a lot of experience during his career. He’s worked for BBC Sport, Abu Dhabi Media and now owns content creation agency, Crizzy Media. Drew has always […]

BCOMS’ SPEAKS TO KICK IT OUT’S TROY TOWNSEND

BCOMS’ SPEAKS TO KICK IT OUT’S TROY TOWNSEND

BCOMS interviewer Telma Dias de Brito sat down with Kick It Out’s Troy Townsend to discuss the recent series of ‘Raise Your Game’ events which aim to connect like-minded young people and provide them with skills to get on track to a career in football and the sports media. The body has been at the […]

QUESTION TIME WITH MICHAEL MAYNARD

QUESTION TIME WITH MICHAEL MAYNARD

For BCOMS Question Time Series, Nigel Wallace sat down with Michael Maynard, formerly of IMG. The Producer, Director, Writer, Sports Journalist spoke to us about his journey into the industry, how he keeps motivated, and his advice for young people looking to get into the industry. With IMG Michael travelled the world as an associate […]

QUESTION TIME WITH WARREN HAUGHTON

QUESTION TIME WITH WARREN HAUGHTON

Warren Haughton is a Senior Digital Sports Reporter for the Sun Online and a former professional footballer.  As a footballer, Warren had hoped to get into the sports media industry when he finished playing. He started his media career at Time (Fusion) Radio,  before moving from TalkSport to The Sun, gaining a wealth of experience. Warren […]

Question Time with Jessica Creighton

Question Time with Jessica Creighton

Jessica Creighton has worked at some of the biggest sporting events in the world, with the most revered of broadcasters, interviewing some huge names in sport. She has also featured on popular BBC programmes like The One Show, Final Score, BBC Breakfast and the Women’s Football Show. We spoke to Jessica about the path that led her to her […]

DIVERSITY IN THE SPORTS MEDIA – A EUROPEAN PERSPECTIVE

DIVERSITY IN THE SPORTS MEDIA – A EUROPEAN PERSPECTIVE

In the latest edition of BCOMS Question Time series, Nigel Wallace spoke to Dr Jacco van Sterkenburg about diversity in the sports media. He has been researching race, ethnicity and gender in football with an internationally comparative perspective for the last two years. His field of study also examines cultural racism and lack of diversity […]

Question Time with Louise Sutton

Question Time with Louise Sutton

In the latest edition of BCOMS’ features, Nigel Wallace speaks to the BBC One Final Score editor, Louise Sutton. Louise reveals her route into the industry and gives us the breakdown of a typical Saturday afternoon on the show. Louise is a fantastic journalist and producer who is well respected amongst her peers. She has […]

Question Time with Mimi Fawaz

Question Time with Mimi Fawaz

BCOMS’ Nigel Wallace met up with this year’s Glo-CAF awards host Mimi Fawaz to discuss her journey into the industry, her challenges and triumphs, as well as her passion for African football. Mimi is a freelance sports journalist who has worked with BBC Sport World Service, CNN and ESPN. She’s notably known for her contributions […]

Reach Society’s 6th Free Career Conference

Reach Society’s 6th Free Career Conference

Reach Society will be hosting their 6th free Careers Conference on Tuesday 4th April 2017. The conference is open to anyone age 14+ – including undergraduates and graduates (Those under 16 need to be accompanied by an adult). It will take place between10am and 4pm at the Royal National Hotel, 38-51 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0DG.   There will be exhibits from organisations […]