November 2013

Senior post-production hires at dock10

Mark Briscoe

Senior post-production hires at dock10 to strengthen drama and documentary offering

Newly created roles for Head of Audio and Post Producer

Salford, UK – 13 November 2013 - dock10, the MediaCityUK-based media services provider, has appointed renowned sound mixer Mark Briscoe to the newly created role of Head of Audio. In addition Jon Nunn has joined the facility as Post Producer. The hires are part of dock10’s continuing drive to expand its drama and documentary work, following its appointment as preferred post-production supplier for RED Production Company.

RTS Award nominee Mark Briscoe has built an excellent body of work over 17 years at ITV, with credits on many of the most well-known TV dramas of recent years including Last Tango in Halifax(BBC ONE), Scott and Bailey (ITV), Hit and Miss (Sky Atlantic),Bedlam (Sky Living) and The Street (BBC ONE). He has also worked on various documentary series and TV movies. At dock10 Mark will work alongside Mike Stewart on dramas, documentaries, children’s programmes and other genres.

Jon Nunn started his career as a runner at Sumners Post Production almost 15 years ago, working his way up to the role of Post Production Co-Ordinator, in which capacity he worked on programmes including Dragon's Den, Waterloo Road and The Royle Family. He joined ITV in November 2011 as a Post Production Co-Ordinator on such programmes as Coronation Street, The X Factor, 56 Up and Last Tango In Halifax.

Paul Austin, Head of Post Production and Content, said, "Post-production is all about the talent and we are delighted to have two of the very best joining the dock10 team. They both have an incredible track record working across a wide variety of programming, and we are looking forward to benefitting from their experience as we continue to grow our post production business."

Mark Briscoe commented, "This opportunity is one of the most exciting developments in my career. dock10 is an ambitious and forward thinking company with facilities that are second to none. Together we aim to introduce more productions to MediaCityUK, offering professional and creative expertise in every aspect of post production."

Jon Nunn commented, "dock10 has quickly become established as one of the major players in Post Production, so to be a part of their team is a fantastic opportunity for me."