One of Wales’ most experienced producer/directors of live events with over 25 years’ experience of working on a wide spectrum of TV genres. Geraint acts as Executive Producer on all Slam`s output, and for many years has also been responsible for S4C`s marathon live coverage from national events such as the Royal Welsh Show (Boom Cymru) and Urdd Eisteddfod (Avanti).
In recent years he has also directed BBC World Championship Snooker and Darts (IMG Media) and S4C light entertainment series such as Sion a Sian (ITV Cymru) “cariad@iaith” (Fflic)“Porthmon, Y Goets Fawr, Y Sipsiwn” (Telesgop).
Geraint was educated at the LSE where he gained a degree in Economic and Social History before embarking on a career which started with BBC Wales, detoured via BSB, before returning to base himself in his hometown Cardiff`s thriving media industry.
One of Wales’ most respected features and documentary producers with over 25 years’ experience. Aled is Slam`s main creative force – his insightful and innovative mind perfectly complementing Geraint’s organisational expertise. Aled is responsible for Slam`s documentary and corporate arm and has also produced S4C’s highlights from national events such as the Royal Welsh Show (Boom Cymru), National Eisteddfod (BBC Cymru) and Eisteddfod yr Urdd (Avanti) for several years.
Prior to setting up Slam, Aled spent 10 years producing S4C’s flagship culinary series Dudley (Opus), twice winning BAFTA Wales awards for foreign specials. Aled was educated at Bangor University where he gained a degree in Sports Science, and also won a golf scholarship to study in Florida University.
Manon joined Slam in September 2016 following 6 years at Boom Cymru where she progressed to co-produce S4C’s output from the Royal Welsh Agricultural Society’s events. Over the years she has also worked on a variety of genres including documentaries, light entertainment programmes and children/pre school programmes. Manon was educated at Cardiff University where she gained a degree in Psychology.
Rhys Vaughan Jones
Rhys joined Slam in June 2012 and is now a key member of the team. Rhys can do everything – live EVS Co-ordination, ENG directing and Avid editing to the highest standard. He’s also responsible for Slam’s burgeoning post-production workflow.
Rhys was educated at Swansea University before spending his early media career at Radio Cymru and Avanti.