Rebecca is an award-winning audio and digital producer with 17 years experience making podcasts, live radio and campaigns for the BBC, Blinkist, The Guardian and more. Rebecca has lead creative campaigns for BBC Radio 3 and BBC Radio 1, produced live programmes on BBC 6 Music and BBC Radio London, and made podcasts for Blinkist and Rethink Audio. She recently worked with BBC Audio’s Creative Development Unit to build the next big podcast hit for BBC Sounds, and produced Between The Ears in binaural sound for BBC Radio 3.Rebecca was a mentor for the first BBC Open Music scheme in 2022, helping under-represented voices into the industry, and is a member of the SoundWomen and SheSaidSo networks for women in audio. Her monthly show ‘X-Ray Bex’ on Soho Radio amplifies women and non-binary creatives in alternative arts and culture.
Diversity, equality and inclusion initiatives are not "nice to have" for media organisations, but essential roadmaps to success. Talent recruitment and retention payoff in future proofing your audiences. This session will feature 3 DEI cases with practical learning that can apply to any organisation.