Mark Sinclair, Founder
Mark is the co-founder of yourBusinessChannel (yBC), which was created with James Kirk to deliver no-nonsense business advice through video and social platforms. Mark is responsible for the commercial & consultancy side of the business, delivering on key client accounts. Mark draws from decades of marketing and business development experience and uses his expertise to deliver on a wide range of marketing projects for clients of all different sizes.
James Kirk, Founder, Executive Producer
James Kirk co-founded yourBusinessChannel (yBC) in 2005 with Mark. James is responsible for the strategic focus of the company, and overseeing all technical production and creative content for clients marketing needs. James is the head of technical and video production, directing the team on all film production projects for our clients.
Alice Sinclair, Digital Production Manager
Alice project manages all client projects within the business to bring our video production and digital platform projects to life. She is a first point of contact for many clients and works with them to understand and action their needs and requirements. Alice briefs team members, ensures a good flow of communication, and keep projects moving forward to schedule.
Brigitte Nicolas, Digital Production Manager
Brigitte manages digital content on client and yBC websites as well as publishing content to social media channels. She works with the latest content management systems to keep our clients visible and relevant in the digital sphere. She is also responsible for quality control and responsiveness checks on yBC websites to ensure high quality for users on all devices and screens. Brigitte manages yBC’s team of transcribers and scriptwriters.
György Ádám, Creative Director
György Ádám (George) produces creative treatments for yBC video content, his advanced understanding of the medium allows us to translate and enhance client ideas and visions in exciting, high performing videos. He is an expert at animation, a style that has proved immensely valuable in bringing stories and ideas to life. We have produce a number of videos that are 100% animation as well as using animation as a compliment to live action video.
Video Editing and Animation Team
yBC prides itself on producing engaging and compelling video content which can tell powerful stories as well as presenting balanced editorial content. George Laycock, Miklós Hadházi and others make up our specialist editing team which works to produce these high-quality videos. Our videos styles are constantly updated and improved to meet client and consumer needs, as well as reflecting the latest innovations in the industry. The team use the best editing and graphics software such as Final Cut Pro, After Effects, Motion, and Photoshop, to produce cutting edge videos that stand out.
The video content recorded by our Camera Ops, including Miles Stowey, Ryan Blackwood, Rich Peart, Tom Mansfield and George Laycock is integral to the work that yBC does. The team have filmed breath-taking footage in outstanding locations including New York, Singapore and London. Our flexible and professional team are experienced at filming business conferences, and interviews. They constantly find original ways to capture scenes and keep our content fresh. Our team also work in studio sets, using green screens and props to create any scene a client needs. We can provide Camera Operators with the right skill sets, anywhere in the world.
Dale Stevenson, Head of Digital Platform Development
In a fast changing digitally networked age, the right digital platforms are paramount in connecting business to engaged consumers. Dale is the digital architect for the websites, digital platforms and engagement tools our clients need to anchor their digital media strategies. He ensures that we can integrate our platforms with analytical tools and web apps suitable to clients’ requirements.
Web Development Team
Our experienced development team led by Dale Stevenson produce engagement platforms and websites and assist with maintaining and supporting them. The websites that the team produce are highly customised to client’s needs, allowing the best possible presentation of existing content and allowing clients to easily update and add new content. The team’s work reflects the changing needs of the digital consumer ensuring accessibility and ease of use on all platforms. They are excellent problem solvers and can build the right solutions for clients, producing websites of all sizes from simple but effective landing pages to complex multi-layered sites for international organisations.
Laura Shepherd, Graphic Designer
Laura is our longest standing graphic designer, and has worked with the majority of yBC clients. Laura has significant strength in most digital formats, and has a keen eye for a positive design aesthetic. Laura has also spent significant time working on physical design formats, which sometimes come into play with our projects.
Graphic Design Team
Design is the first step in bringing new value to our clients through digital marketing strategies. The team is vital in relating ideas to clients, connecting with audiences, and in producing digital platforms that capture attention and work effectively. The graphics team can work within existing company style guides or create identities from scratch to suitably reflect the business. The work of the design team ranges from animated visuals, identities and logos, new website designs, campaign visuals and infographics.
The yBC team has grown considerably over the past few years, and now includes part time team members in areas including Digital Analytics, VR and AR, Consumerised Technology and 360 degree video. As client needs expand, so too does our team, and if we can’t find the right person within our existing team, we’ll certainly be able to locate them within our networks.