Upcoming FOCUS BITES: Marketing, Business & Finance

We’ve just announced new FOCUS BITES!


Scottish companies that fit the FOCUS eligibility criteria are now able to book one-to-one sessions with industry experts: Mike Kelly and Lawrence Frances.

FOCUS BITES shared consultancy is intended as a cost-effective route to accessing expertise for your company. This opportunity is open to companies based in Scotland and producing film, TV or animation content for broadcast or distribution who do not have access to expert business development support in house or through a parent company.


MARKETING - Monday 19th August


How do you communicate your company effectively? This is an opportunity to examine your company brand and receive a working communications strategy, with support from Lawrence Francis.

Lawrence has over 15 years experience across PR, marketing and brand development within the entertainment industry. He has worked with companies like BFI, Universal Pictures, the European Broadcasting Union and Sky TV.

This is an opportunity to access sector-specific expert business development, leadership or finance advice from Mike Kelly.

He is a qualified Chartered Accountant with a wealth of experience in financing, investment and business development in major film and television organisations. In 2006 Mike established Northern Alliance Ltd, a Chartered Accountancy practice specialising in providing accounting in the entertainment and media industries.