Colin is a highly experienced TV Producer and Development Executive with over 25 years under his belt developing or running successful productions for multiple broadcasters in Ireland, the UK and internationally. He has developed many popular series and documentaries, studio game shows, lifestyle, music and entertainment formats. Colin’s career has successfully bridged between the disciplines of executive development and producing, along with a range of lecturing appointments over the years. He has a keen interest in multiple genres.
Colin was Executive Producer and MD of Irish independent production company Paradise Pictures where he was responsible for all new formats and commissions along with being executive producer for every title during this 13 – year period. During these 13 years, along with being responsible for many original formats on Irish channels (RTE, TV3). Colin collaborated with multiple broadcasters, and international distributors including BBC Worldwide, Sky Vision, APTN ABC in Australia and PBS, along with being the provider of choice for all Irish entertainment news and EPKs to Associated Press and Reuters. In October 2010, Colin took the jump to freelance and since that time has worked with many of Ireland’s most established independents as Executive Producer, SP or Head of Development.