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Paul Robinson
Paul Robinson
Paul Robinson
Job Title: Director
Company: Creative Media Partners

Paul heads consultancy services which include content production and distribution, channel branding, design and programming, marketing, broadcast technology and talent management. Paul founded KidsCo, the international children’s channel and on demand service in 2005, securing funding, devising the strategy, and as CEO built the business into a successful network in 98 countries leading to a majority sale to NBC Universal, the Hollywood studio in 2011. From 1998 Paul was Senior Vice President and Managing Director at Walt Disney Television responsible for Disney’s global content production and broadcast strategy, based in London and Los Angeles. Prior to Disney Paul was CEO of Talk Radio the national commercial station, turning it round from loss making and creatively repositioning it with high profile presenter signings and sports right acquisitions From 1990 Paul was Managing Editor of BBC Radio 1 responsible for all programming and music of the national radio network before being promoted to Head of Strategy for Radios 1, 2, 3 4 and 5Live leading strategic development of the BBC’s analogue and digital stations. Paul started his career in commercial radio as a presenter at Radio Tees and Mercia Sound, becoming Program Director of Chiltern Radio, a network of 9 commercial stations He holds a BSc(Hons) from Cambridge and Manchester Universities and MBA (with distinction) from the University of Bradford.

Paul's Biography

Paul heads consultancy services which include content production and distribution, channel branding, design and programming, marketing, broadcast technology and talent management. Paul founded KidsCo, the international children’s channel and on demand service in 2005, securing funding, devising the strategy, and as CEO built the business into a successful network in 98 countries leading to a majority sale to NBC Universal, the Hollywood studio in 2011. From 1998 Paul was Senior Vice President and Managing Director at Walt Disney Television responsible for Disney’s global content production and broadcast strategy, based in London and Los Angeles. Prior to Disney Paul was CEO of Talk Radio the national commercial station, turning it round from loss making and creatively repositioning it with high profile presenter signings and sports right acquisitions From 1990 Paul was Managing Editor of BBC Radio 1 responsible for all programming and music of the national radio network before being promoted to Head of Strategy for Radios 1, 2, 3 4 and 5Live leading strategic development of the BBC’s analogue and digital stations. Paul started his career in commercial radio as a presenter at Radio Tees and Mercia Sound, becoming Program Director of Chiltern Radio, a network of 9 commercial stations He holds a BSc(Hons) from Cambridge and Manchester Universities and MBA (with distinction) from the University of Bradford.