Richard Emery OBE
Dick has worked in the media industry for over 40 years until he retired from full time employment in 2006. The first half of his career was spent in advertising sales ending up as Sales and Marketing director of Central Independent Television Ltd and as a founding director of TSMS which was the UK's first independent sales house.
In 1992, Dick joined the BBC as Managing Director of BBC Worldwide TV and later, having established UKTV as a joint venture between BBC Worldwide and Flextech Television, joined as CEO until he retired in 2006.
Dick is also Chairman of The Wildscreen Conservation Trust.
Remy has worked in broadcast and interactive media for nearly 15 years. Remy started his media career at Flextech Television - the digital multi-channel pioneer which went on to merge with Telewest Communications to become what is Virgin Media today. Remy completed various commercial roles within the group, finishing his time there as Head of Strategy and Planning in the online and broadband division.
After a spell in interactive television and gaming at Yoomedia Plc Remy went on to help VSS acquire Chartshow TV as part of the original MBI (Management Buy In) team and has been instrumental in creating what CSC Media Group is today.
Remy has been Managing Director of CSC Media Group since October 2008.
Commercial Operations Director
Will is responsible for managing revenues across a range of areas including TV spot advertising with CSC's partners Sky Media and Dolphin TV, sponsorship, telephony revenues, online, bizdev and merchandising.
He's also responsible for ensuring, operationally, that the channels comply with advertising and content broadcast codes and that new channel launches and enhancements are brought on stream.
Prior to joining CSC Media in 2006, Will was for five years Commercial Director at Chellomedia's Extreme Sports Channel, which is broadcast across 50 international territories. Previous to that he has worked in senior commercial roles at Hutchison 3G Mobile, BSkyB and News International.
Melissa has been Finance Director at CSC since October 2010. Prior to this she was the Finance Director of GU Puddings for 2 years helping the company prepare and taking it through a successful sale process. Before this she spent 9 years at Harvey Nash Plc, the listed recruitment company, in various roles including Group Finance Controller and Director of Group Finance. Here she was involved in various acquisitions and fundraising activities.
Melissa is a Chartered Accountant having qualified at PWC, working in London and Lyons and holds an MBA from Cranfield.