Alex Connock

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British media entrepreneur and academic. Managing Director of TV and branded content producer at Shine North[1][2][3] and digital content agency Shine On.[4] Professor of Digital Enterprise at Manchester Metropolitan University's (MMU), Digital Innovation Centre.[5] Visiting Fellow, Manchester Business School. Visiting Professor University of Sunderland in Digital Media.[6] Entrepreneur in Residence at INSEAD (Fontainebleau).[7] Chairman of Royal Television Society (North West).[8] Voting member BAFTA. Co-founder with Bob Geldof and CEO of media group Ten Alps 1998-2011.[9][10][11] Visiting Fellow Reuter's Institute for the Study of Journalism at Oxford University 2011-13,[12] published report on branded content. Degrees Oxford University (PPE St Johns College), Columbia University (Journalism), INSEAD (MBA.)

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  1. ^ "Alex Connock takes new role at Shine Group". Broadcast Now. 4 April 2012. Retrieved 4 June 2014. 
  2. ^ "Shine UK hires Alex Connock as head of new business". Televisual. 4 April 2012. Retrieved 4 June 2014. 
  3. ^ Alex Connock is managing director of Shine North, Shine Group, n.d., retrieved 4 June 2014 
  4. ^ The Team, Shine Group, n.d., retrieved 4 June 2014 
  5. ^ Alex Connock, Manchester Metropolitan University, n.d., retrieved 4 June 2014 
  6. ^ Media executive appointed visiting professor at North East university, University of Sunderland, 18 July 2012, retrieved 4 June 2014 
  7. ^ Entrepreneur in Residence, INSEAD, n.d., retrieved 4 June 2014 
  8. ^ About -- North West, Royal Television Society, n.d., retrieved 4 June 2014 
  9. ^ "Ten Alps: Alex Connock". Startups. 2 Dec 2004. Retrieved 4 June 2014. 
  10. ^ "Alex Connock: TV Super Tsar". Growth Business. 11 May 2006. Retrieved 4 June 2014. 
  11. ^ "Profile:Alex Connock of Ten Alps". Financial Times. 16 June 2010. Retrieved 4 June 2014. 
  12. ^ Fellowships - Alex Connock, Reuter's Institute for the Study of Journalism, n.d., retrieved 4 June 2014 

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