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Mark Woodhead

Mark Woodhead

Managing Director View Details
Claire Martin

Claire Martin

Head of Account Management View Details
Hannah Syers

Hannah Syers

Senior Account Manager View Details
Jen Mills

Jen Mills

Account Manager View Details
Joe Muddiman

Joe Muddiman

Account Manager View Details
Samantha Howey

Samantha Howey

Account Executive View Details
Anthony Pike

Anthony Pike

Financial Controller View Details
Glenn Pinder

Glenn Pinder

Head of Audio Operations View Details
Matt Moore

Matt Moore

Music Profiler View Details
Toby Huggins

Toby Huggins

Senior Producer View Details
Nick Bewes

Nick Bewes

Head of Music and Presenters View Details
Tom Pearson

Tom Pearson

Junior Producer View Details
Mark Haythornthwaite

Mark Haythornthwaite

New Media Research & Development Manager View Details
Jessie Collin

Jessie Collin

Media Distribution Supervisor View Details
Stephen Close

Stephen Close

IT Engineer View Details
Mark Woodhead

Mark Woodhead

Managing Director

What you do at KVH Studios
As Managing Director of KVH Media Group, Mark is responsible for ensuring that the KVH Studios ship is kept steady and heading in the right direction. He has worked in the industry for 15 years initially focusing on sales and licensing.

Your hobbies/interests outside of work
Outside of work Mark can normally be found at the small gig venues of Leeds or on the terraces of his beloved FC Halifax Town.

Your favourite track/lyric
The love you take is equal to the love you make – Paul McCartney – The End

Claire Martin

Claire Martin

Head of Account Management

What you do at KVH Studios
KVH Studios through and through, Claire has been here her whole working life. From starting as Account Executive to working through the ranks and managing the team today. In addition to supporting the Account Managers on developing existing clients, Claire markets and develops the business bringing in new clients and setting up new services. An excellent communicator with a passion for learning new things, building relationships and developing KVH Studios.

Your hobbies/interests outside of work
Has a massive love for holidays, fashion and socialising. Always keen to try out a new bar or restaurant with her husband or you’ll find her in the gym working hard for that next trip away. Always love a good shopping trip with the girls (followed by her favourite drink of prosecco) and is very career focused to build her future.

Your favourite track/lyric
Anything by Beyoncé, what a woman!

Hannah Syers

Hannah Syers

Senior Account Manager

What you do at KVH Studios
An enthusiastic Senior Account Manager who supports the Head of Account Management on developing all accounts and working on key accounts day to day including building relationships, working creatively, proposing exciting plans and ensuring a smooth process along the way. Challenging client requests? – Bring them on!

Your hobbies/interests outside of work
Enjoys walks with her husband and their two little dogs, Oscar and Miley. Not one to turn down the opportunity to try out a new eatery or bar. Loves beach holidays and hot weather but nothing beats a bottle of red, good movie and family snuggle. A keen reader especially for a gory crime novel!

Your favourite track/lyric
“And if you knew how I wanted someone to come along
And change my life the way you’ve done”

Jen Mills

Jen Mills

Account Manager

What you do at KVH Studios
Jen joined KVH Studios with a background in recruitment which brought the basis of her experience in building key relationships with clients and managing expectations from the get go! With a degree in Media, she has returned to what she loves and is a driven, creative Account Manager who can assist with any request.

Your hobbies/interests outside of work
An enthusiastic music lover who enjoys going to local gigs in the Leeds music scene or large scale festivals like Glastonbury. Jen also loves to cook for friends, from simple home cooking, to more complicated dishes from cuisines around the world.

Your favourite track/lyric
All depends on the mood. Anything from Country to Rock, and everything in-between!

Joe Muddiman

Joe Muddiman

Account Manager

What you do at KVH Studios
With several years’ Account Management experience across different industries, Joe is used to building relationships and working pro-actively with customers on a daily basis to exceed expectations. With an academic background in Media, he also brings a natural creativity and passion to the role, to ensure our services remain innovative and exciting.

Your hobbies/interests outside of work
Mostly football related, either watching, playing or coaching. Other than that; keeping fit, watching live music, enjoying a beer with friends, and going on international adventures with the wife.

Your favourite track/lyric
It changes by the day, but it’s usually something by Radiohead!

Samantha Howey

Samantha Howey

Account Executive

What do you do at KVH Studios
Sam is a new member to the Accounts Management team after recently graduating from Leeds Beckett University in Events Management. As she is very career driven, Sam is excited to have the opportunity to begin her working life withKVH Studios as an Account Executive. She is very driven, creative and enthusiastic, and always applies 110% into her work in order to exceed client expectations.

Your hobbies/Interests outside of work
Typical Daily Mail Showbiz section enthusiast (she apologises), who loves film, concerts and photography. She hopes to one-day move to the sunny West Coast of the USA after living in California for four months in 2015.

Your favourite track/lyric
Sara – Fleetwood Mac

Anthony Pike

Anthony Pike

Financial Controller

What you do at KVHstudios
As Financial Controller Anthony oversees all finance for KVH Media Group, making sure all money paid and received is accounted for, but most importantly he makes sure all members of staff are paid!

Your hobbies/interests outside of work
When Anthony’s not working, you’ll find him renovating his new house, spending time with his family and friends and keeping an eye out for how Manchester United are getting on.

Your favourite track/lyric
MGMT – Kids

Glenn Pinder

Glenn Pinder

Head of Audio Operations

What you do at KVH Studios
A veteran of commercial radio Glenn is responsible for a talented team of presenters, producers and sound designers who create high quality audio/ radio for clients around the globe.

Your hobbies/interests outside of work
He’s a family man with a wife, son, daughter and three dogs. He also finds time to play drums in a band, ride his motorcycle and enjoys food, friends and travel.

Your favourite track/lyric
Wow, two things you never ask a dj: Their favourite song and their age.

“From the screaming desolation of the English northern coast, that’s where I met my darling – that’s where we made the most, made the most of what we got……”

Matt Moore

Matt Moore

Music Profiler

What you do at KVH Studios
Matt works in the Music Team and is responsible for making sure that the music on our client services meets the requirements of their business and customer base. This involves sourcing new music and creating bespoke playlists for clients.

Your hobbies/interests outside of work
Matt also has a huge passion for composing music outside of work and has had composition published on film and TV around the world. In addition to this, he releases music under his alter ego of ‘Bad Habit’ and his productions have received national radio airplay.

Your favourite track/lyric
“I’ve got sunshine on a cloudy day. When It’s cold outside, I’ve got the month of May” (Temptations – My Girl, 1964)

Toby Huggins

Toby Huggins

Senior Producer

What you do at KVH Studios
Toby has worked with KVH Studios since time began, working his way up to Senior Producer today. He produces for many of our key accounts getting to do fun stuff like interviewing Holly Willoughby and Little Mix whilst also managing the rest of the production team.

Your hobbies/interests outside of work
He started his career off at the University of Lincolnshire and Humberside studying Media Technology and in his spare time he loves watching movies and swimming plus other forms of exercising during the week. He never wants to see that belly come back!!

Your favourite track/lyric
Favourite track: I Am The Walrus – The Beatles
Favourite lyric: ‘I am he as you are he as you are me, And we are all together!!!’

Nick Bewes

Nick Bewes

Head of Music and Presenters

What you do at KVH Studios
Nick has made a living out of listening to music and talking in soundproof boxes for many years as he leads the music team at KVH Studios and presents on our in-store radio services.

Your hobbies/interests outside of work
When not discovering the next big thing in music, Nick enjoys trips to the cinema, walks around the countryside and sitting on the sofa watching ‘quality’ TV.

Your favourite track/lyric
‘If in doubt, leave it out’

Tom Pearson

Tom Pearson

Junior Producer

What you do at KVH Studios
A Junior Producer who records, edits and produces sound and voice for promotions for our clients. Schedules services and maintains our database of emerging artists. Also prepares links for daily services.

Your hobbies/interests outside of work
Massive music lover who enjoys nothing more than playing guitar and writing songs. Big into bouldering and rock climbing, practicing every week. Huge fan of great telly – Breaking Bad, Game of Thrones and The Walking Dead.

Your favourite track/lyric
Melancholy Hill – Gorillaz

‘Imma do the things that I wanna do/I ain’t got a thing to prove to you/I’ll eat my candy with the pork and beans/Excuse my manners if I make a scene’ – Weezer, Pork and Beans

Mark Haythornthwaite

Mark Haythornthwaite

New Media Research & Development Manager

What you do at KVH Studios
Mark is one of the longest serving members of the KVH Studios team, he’s been here from near the beginning and it’s his software, programmes, etc. which many of the services we provide are built on. Need a service creating, developing or improving then Mark is definitely the man to ask. Oh, and he also edits movies, websites, etc. there’s just no end to his talent!

Your hobbies/interests outside of work
Mark enjoys visiting France and skiing with his family (when he’s not breaking bones). He also enjoys playing golf, when it’s not making his blood boil. Mark also likes baking, which goes down well in the office, as he’s pretty damn good!

Your favourite track/lyric

Jessie Collin

Jessie Collin

Media Distribution Supervisor

What you do at KVH Studios
Jessie’s role allows her to watch movies at work! (Along with ensuring the subtitles are correct, formatting and converting the movie files, preparing additional files/content for the DVDs and digital deliveries, plus anything else that is needed…)

Your hobbies/interests outside of work
Baking is Jessie’s favourite way to unwind after a busy week, which typically also includes an evening with an amateur theatre company; entertaining her three kittens; and often a trip to the cinema.

Your favourite track/lyric
“Even if it takes a lifetime to learn, I’ll learn” – Supercrush by The Devin Townsend Project

Stephen Close

Stephen Close

IT Engineer

What you do at KVH Studios
Stephen is our IT/Technical ‘guru’ for our music services. If anything goes wrong, or something needs updating for a client, Stephen is there! He also supports Research & Development Manager, Mark H, with new services and technology to ensure the service we provide is up to date and innovative.

Your hobbies/interests outside of work

When he’s not building computers, he’s busy producing electronic ‘house’ music or practising the piano. Stephen can also be found at the gym, running, or at a gig.

Your favourite track/lyric
Sasha & Maria – Be As One (‘Be as one, Feel as one, Breathe as one, Love as one’)