ANDY HITCHCOCK has more than 25 years experience in broadcasting and corporate communications as a trainer and coach. He advises and guides clients on media skills, presentation and internal communications. After more than a decade as Director of Media & Communications at a media training agency, he recently refreshed his broadcast skills working for BBC national news. Prior to his work in the corporate sector, he spent 20 years with the BBC and ITN including ITV News At Ten, running the BBC national news bureau in Birmingham, and the BBC Parliamentary Unit at Westminster.
LIZ GODDARD is a Director of CoComms and has more than 25 years’ experience in journalism, coaching and corporate communications. She has worked with the rest of the team for the past 5 years following time spent as a producer for the main news bulletins on BBC One and for the BBC News Channel. She launched and produced The Politics Show for the Midlands on BBC One, is a Royal Television Society award nominated documentary producer and has produced ‘Midlands Today’ on BBC One.
The rest of the team have all worked at the highest level for broadcast, national news and in corporate communications bringing a range of different skills to their work. This includes media coaching and training, public speaking training, stakeholder reputation, dealing with crisis and critical media issues, investor relations and personal communications coaching skills.
Our team also boasts contemporary coaching skills and qualifications from a raft of familiar faces including journalist trainers John Byrne and Ben Rooth.