Uli Kress Production Manager
30 April 2020

About me: I am able to resolve almost any issue that comes my way, be it studio or lines concerns or the multitude of problems that a complicated outside broadcast like Royal Ascot can throw up. I pride myself on delivering on budget and believe the balance between great value and quality is one of the most important contributions I can make.

20 years experience.

Genre: Childrens, Commercials, Factual Entertainment, Magazine Programmes, Multi camera Studio, Observational Documentary, Online Content, Outside Broadcasts, Sport

Additional skills: Archive, File Based Formats, First Aid, Health And Safety

Overseas experience in: Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Qatar, Russian Federation, South Africa, United States of America.

Willing to be based in: Brighton / South, London / South East

Languages: Fluent English, Conversational French, Fluent German, Conversational Italian, Fluent Spanish

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Credits

Peloton (German language)

Production company: Peloton; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Sport; Broadcaster: Online.

Starting up the German language version of Peloton, the popular fitness brand.


World Championships Athletics 2019

Production company: ITN Sport; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Outside Broadcasts, Sport; Broadcaster: HB.

Working for ITN Sport, the HB of the World Championship Athletics in Doha


Step Up To The Plate

Production company: Lion TV Ltd; On-screen credit: Senior Production Manager; Programme type: Childrens; Broadcaster: CBBC.

15 x 30’ children’s competitive cooking programme for CBBC


The Secret Life of the Holiday Resort

Production company: Lion TV Ltd; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Factual Entertainment; Broadcaster: Channel 5.

4 x 1 hr for C5, 9pm, a light-hearted look at how we Brits holiday. Filmed in an all-inclusive resort in Lloret de Mar, Spain.


Wimbledon Channel

Production company: IMG Media; On-screen credit: Floor Manager; Programme type: Outside Broadcasts, Sport; Broadcaster: www.wimbledon.com.

Working as FM on Wimbledon’s live programme from the Championship for their digital platform in 2017 & 2018 & 2019


Escape to the Chateau DIY

Production company: Kindling Media; On-screen credit: Senior Production Manager; Programme type: Observational Documentary; Broadcaster: Channel4.

Working on the start of season 2 of Escape to the Chateau DIY. Setting up shoots, crews, kit, travel arrangements, contracts, cost report, post-production.


Winter Olympics Korea

Production company: Discovery/Eurosport; On-screen credit: Venue Planning Manager; Programme type: Outside Broadcasts, Sport; Broadcaster: Eurosport.

Venue Planning Manager for the Winter Olympics in Korea, looking after all the Eurosport markets


Channel4 Racing

Production company: IMG Media; On-screen credit: Senior Production Manager; Programme type: Multi camera Studio, Outside Broadcasts, Sport; Broadcaster: C4.

Weekly studio & outside broadcast programmes for C4.


Live@Wimbledon

Production company: IMG Media; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Multi camera Studio, Outside Broadcasts, Sport; Broadcaster: www.Wimbledon.com.

Studio programme live from Wimbledon for the AELTC’s digital platform.


GolfingWorld

Production company: IMG Media; On-screen credit: Senior Production Manager; Programme type: Magazine Programmes, Sport; Broadcaster: various broadcasters wworldwide.

Daily 1 hour digital magazine show


Hayeday

Production company: IMG Media; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Outside Broadcasts, Sport; Broadcaster: Dave.

David Haye’s comeback fight live from the O2


The Football League Show

Production company: IMG Media; On-screen credit: Senior Production Manager; Programme type: Multi camera Studio, Sport; Broadcaster: BBC1.

Live studio programme with all the goals from the football league


European Tour Productions

Production company: European Tour Productions / IMG Media; On-screen credit: Production Manager / Technical Coordinator; Programme type: Outside Broadcasts, Sport; Broadcaster: SKY, TGC, broadcasters worldwide .

Live coverage of the European Golf Tour for SKY, The Golf Channel and other worldwide broadcasters.


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PMA members benefit from the information and services that our sponsors can provide, while sponsors gain access to the upper echelon of Production Managers in the UK who are major purchasers for the industry.

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Sponsors get the chance to meet our members several times a year, host parties, explain their services and write for our magazine The Bottom Line.

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