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KERRY HOPKINS AND THE BROADCAST ACADEMY

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Kerry Hopkins is the founding CEO of the Broadcast Academy Ltd. She is a journalist by trade and Board public relations strategic advisor specialising in broadcast, and has advised 22 FTSE 100/NYSE/NASDAQ listed companies, football clubs, A-list celebrities including David Beckham, actors, athletes, Members of Parliament (MPs), British royalty Zara Tindall (nee Phillips), CEO’s, professors, doctors and thousands of small and medium sized business owners and entrepreneurs. Kerry is a former national TV journalist who has worked for ITV National News and the BBC TV News Channel. Kerry is a social commentator and media commentator and is quoted in the national press.

Kerry has secured over 1,000 TV and radio interviews for clients, in over 100 countries across the world, particularly the UK and USA but also in China, Europe, Australasia, South America, Africa and the Middle East.

Kerry’s represented global brands including the Walt Disney Company, Microsoft, Samsung, O2, Cisco, JP Morgan Asset Management, adidas, GSK, the Trading Standards Institute and more. She is the owner and founder of the Broadcast Academy – a commercial PR agency, established in 2013. She has a prestigious client roster of experts that are called to go on TV and radio regularly.

Kerry is a judge on the pre-selection Committee of the Monte Carlo Television Festival Awards. She started the highly successful ‘Broadcast Ready Expert Women’ campaign in 2013, endorsed by UNESCO. The Broadcast Academy is an official partner of BBC 5050 The Equality Project. The National Union of Journalists (NUJ) endorsed the Broadcast Academy as a good resource for journalists.

Kerry organised an event in the House of Commons about women on TV which studied the number of female spokespeople in the FTSE 100. The panel featured ITV News’ editor, BBC editor and BBC TV news anchor. Kerry’s other events have attracted prestigious panels including a Channel 4 and Channel 5 news presenter, MP’s, Sky News business editor, an ITV political editor and the General Secretary of the NUJ.

Kerry has a Masters degree in TV Journalism from City University London, a Post Graduate Diploma in TV and Current Affairs Journalism from City University London and a Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations, Marketing and Business from Leeds Metropolitan University.

Kerry Hopkins Broadcast PR agency Broadcasters Academy