Working at the Radio Academy, bidding for FM and digital licences for GWR and then leading strategic projects at Classic FM, XFM and Capital were all warm up for his current job as Folder Media’s Creative Director.
Folder incubates, then manages, new radio and media ideas. It created the award winning children’s radio station Fun Kids, that Matt leads. Now nationwide on digital radio it sits at the centre of a suite of video, web, audio and mobile products for kids under 12. Matt’s also a Director of MuxCo, the network of local DAB Digital Radio multiplexes, who’s licences the company won and now operate. He’s also the co-founder of Next Radio, the British Podcast Awards and Podcast Live.