Elizabeth Fisher-Robins appointed new Head of Industry News
19 September 2018
Posted by: Katie Spackman
Elizabeth Fisher-Robins has been promoted to Head of Industry News, ITN Productions. Elizabeth takes up her role following the departure of former head Simon Shelley to take up a new position.
Currently Executive Producer at Industry News Elizabeth has worked her way up the business since joining as a Producer in January 2013.
Industry News is part of ITN Productions’ Digital Content Services business. It provides a communications tool for leading industry bodies and national associations produced in a broadcast news programme format, including interviews, news items and sponsored editorial profiles. The dedicated industry specific programmes that tell stories that shape the world are targeted at the people and professionals throughout those sectors. Key partners including the Royal Society for Public Health, the Chartered Institute of Housing and Universities UK.
Elizabeth said: “We are all going to miss Simon and his leadership through a period of extraordinary growth at Industry News. We wish him well. I am honoured to be handed the reins at Industry News, which is one of the most dynamic areas of our business. I look forward to using my production knowledge and expertise to lead us through a new era of growth and prosperity. It's an exciting time for ITN Productions, and it’s a joy to be part of such an innovative and forward-thinking company.”
Andy Williams, Managing Director Digital Content Services, ITN Productions said: “Elizabeth has proved herself to be an invaluable member of the Industry News team. She’s been there every step of the way as this business has rapidly grown over the last few years. She absolutely deserves the opportunity of leading this business into the next phase of growth and development.”
About ITN Productions
ITN Productions is the award-winning creative production arm of ITN, producing over 10,000 hours of content every year for broadcasters, businesses, brands, rights holders and digital channels.
ITN Productions is made up four business units that provide TV production, advertising production, sports production and digital content services.
Industry News forms part of this offering and is a communications tool for leading industry bodies and national associations produced in a broadcast news programme format, including interviews, news items and sponsored editorial profiles.
For more information visit: www.itnproductions.co.uk
Note from AAE: Elizabeth is speaking at our seminar 'How to Produce Video Content & Maximise Engagement' in London on October 18. Details to follow.