James Cridland, Radio futurologist & Managing Director of Media UK and Radio DnS. He was the Digital Media Director for Virgin Radio in London in 2001; in 2007 he joined the BBC to work on the BBC iPlayer for Radio; also worked at PURE, Audioboo, UK Radioplayer. He is a trustee of the Radio Academy, and sits on the International Radio Festival Advisory Board.
“Last year’s Festival was incredibly enjoyable, and I’m delighted to once again be playing more of a role this year. The International Radio Festival is where great radio people come together to talk music and creativity: I’m really looking forward to helping shape another great event that looks to the future,” said Cridland.