- Managing Director
- Peel Media
MediaCityUK is a key strategic project for the Peel Group and the Creative, Digital and Technology sector in the UK and in 2015 became a partnership between Peel and Legal & General.
MediaCityUK has risen to be the leading creative and digital destination in the North of England since its inception in 2008. It is now home to many leading corporate companies and Universities, including BBC, ITV, University of Salford, Bupa and SIS, in excess of 250 small enterprises and a wide range of skills and training providers.
Stephen has been a member of the Peel Group since 2006 and was appointed Managing Director of MediaCityUK in 2009 and since that time has been responsible for the strategy operations and partnerships at MediaCityUK.
Stephen works closely with the public sector partners and the education bodies in relation to the provision of skills and training and initiatives to support the future success of MediaCityUK. Stephen is also a governor of the MediaCityUK University Technical College, focusing on enhancement of digital skills.