Television

Simon is currently working for ITV London Studios as a broadcast engineer. As part of the TLS Engineering team Simon helps some of the biggest shows on UK television make it to air ensuring millions of viewers are able to enjoy their favourites without interruption.

Simon has worked on high profile Light Entertainment shows such as Saturday Night Takeaway, Graham Norton, Jonathan Ross, Have I Got News For You, The Last Leg and Alan Carr’s Chatty Man.

Simon also supports other ITV teams including Daytime (Good Morning Britain, Lorraine, This Morning and Loose Women), ITV Creative, ITV Sport and TLS Post Production.

Simon is fluent in popular broadcast systems from manufacturers including EVS, Calrec, Sony, Avid, Riedel and Trilogy. He is Avid ACSR qualified.

As well as engineering, Simon is also a competent operator, having started his TV career in a muti-skilled environment and is able to step into Vision Engineering, Sound mixing and camera operating roles with ease.

Prior to joining the London Studios team Simon worked for ITV Meridian, as the engineer solely responsible for regional news in the South of England.

Simon designed the complex transmission switching for ITV Meridian which allows them to route multiple regional news programmes to different transmitters at a touch of a button.

See the nomination video that won Simon an ITV News award for technical contribution:

Awards

2014

RTS (South) Technical Achievement

ITV News Awards Gold – Technical Achievement

2013

RTS (South) Technical Achievement

2012

RTS (South) Technical Achievement