Sean Walsh is an international broadcast consultant and executive trainer with extensive experience in broadcast journalism, communications and business development. He has a wide understanding of practical journalism and business communications, gained at the highest level with both international news organisations and leading corporate bodies.
He specialises in these key areas:
*Communications planning & consultancy
*Corporate & TV production
*Media and communications coaching
Sean has recently led a major editorial training and consultancy project in West Africa for Sony Professional Solutions. This involved the merger of the TV and radio newsrooms at state broadcaster, Ghana Broadcasting Corporation, and the migration to digital production in a new multi‐million dollar news centre.
Sean is a director of Visionworks, a UK‐based communications consultancy and video production house, with a client list that includes PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Dell, Texas‐based IT specialists Perot Systems, British Chambers of Commerce, Incisive Media, US pharmaceutical giant Inverness Medical and international law firms Simmons & Simmons, Mayer Brown and Kennedys.
He has more than 20 years editorial experience at the highest level with broadcasters including BBCTV News, on the newsdesk at ITN, as a correspondent and presenter with US business channel, CNBC, and China's 24-hour news channel, CCTV-News.
He has also produced and presented the internal TV programming for the World Economic Forum at Davos in Switzerland.
Sean holds a Masters Degree in Mass Communications from the Centre for Mass Communications Research at the University of Leicester in the UK and heads up the Television training on the industry accredited BA (Hons) Journalism courses at the University for the Creative Arts in the UK, one of the largest creative training institutions in Europe.