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					joshua saunders.
curriculum vitae.
details.
DOB: 19.11.74 E: joshuasaunders@gmail.com M: 07966 375112 L: London SE10
summary.
Development Team Lead, Producer, Project Manager (PRINCE2), Developer, Designer,
Consultancy, Strategy.
education and training.
2006            PRINCE2 Foundation Exam
2004-2006       Whitewater Training: People Management, x4 modules at 2 days each
1997-1998       University of Westminster
                MA Hypermedia (Distinction)
1994-1997       Dartington College of Arts
                BA (Hons) Music & Visual Performance (2:1)
employment.
EMI Music UK & Ireland, 43 Brook Green, London W6
Feb 2007 – present Head Of Digital
2005 - Feb 2007 Digital Development Team Leader
2004 - 2005 Senior New Media Developer
2001 - 2004 New Media Developer
Role
Digital Development Team Lead
Line managed the UK Digital Media dept: web designers and developers, and A/V
content producers.The Digital Media team made various types of digital creative work for
Digital Marketing in the Frontline and Catalogue Labels:

- web sites (MediaSurface CMS)
- Flash e-cards and HTML mailers for artist and genre mailshots
- WAP sites (using platform providers New Visions, and FlyTxt)
- online advertising (Video MPUs and syndication to TZ adserver)
- e-commerce (7Digital, ShopCreator)
- application development (php/MySQL, Touchscreen Terminals)
- widgets (plug-ins for social networking pages)
- integration of APIs (Amazon, Flickr, YouTube)
- A/V content for web streaming and podcasts, commercial DVD, Broadcast TV

The Digital Media dept also provided creative services to EMI Group (plc parent
company), internal Specialist Markets depts (Licensing and Sync depts), Commercial
and Business Development teams, the eCRM team, the Communications dept, and
Executive.
Head Of Digital Projects
Project Management and overseeing of Digital Projects (e.g, eCRM, Website CMS, e-
commerce, etc) for EMI Music UK, working under Global Head of Digital and SVP Digital
UK. Role includes: production point of contact for Digital Marketing in the Labels,
strategic input for the business, meeting new suppliers, establishing „preferred‟ suppliers,
ensuring development best practice, procurement (contracts/SLA), technical/creative
consultancy for Business Development and Commercial Digital Teams.
Key Achievements
- PRINCE2 (2006)
- Developing UI and CMS of “Soundscreen” project, EMI‟s Touchscreen Terminals. In-
house development made considerable cost savings, and also kept IP as EMI‟s. 24
Broadband connected Touchscreens were installed in independent record stores in UK,
with Infrastructure and Terminals provided by Inspired Broadcast Networks. (2005)
- NowMusic.com including Members Area. (2004)
- Robbie Williams Digital Download Store for Australian Market (2004)
- BT Digital Music Award for Supergrass (2003)

General: working with artist management, and artists such as: KT Tunstall, Graham
Coxon (ex Blur), Mick Quinn (Supergrass). Won Kylie.com pitch from agencies.

R&D: Web 2.0 (frameworks for users to publish content, or so-called UGC), Flash Lite
for mobile handsets.

February 2001 - September 2001 Web Designer & Developer
Pod Productions Ltd, 44 Scrutton Street, London EC2
Role
Although sadly now folded, Pod specialized in New Media and 3D realizations for clients
in Architecture (e.g., Foster and Partners). I worked with 3D and CAD designers,
bringing their work into web and CD-ROM projects using Director and Flash.
Achievements
Farnborough Business Park website and CD-ROM, and Pod's own website.

February 2000 - February 2001 Web Designer/Developer/Producer
V2 Music Group, 131 Holland Park Avenue, London W11
Role
Web Designer and developer. Also Web Producer overseeing 3rd party production
Achievements
Artists sites: Underworld, Stereophonics, Grandaddy. Developed for bespoke CMS for
V2music.com and artist sites (Apple WebObjects). V2TV on Apple's QuickTime TV.

January 1999 - February 2000 Web Designer/Developer
Metro New Media, 35 Kingsland Road, London E1
Role
Metro New Media is a commercial enterprise of London Metropolitan University. I
worked in production on EU funded project Marketsquares, an SME portal for Hackney.
Achievements
I made three B2B CD-ROMs for Trussardi Jeans, Baxters Inc, and Hoche & SBL Ltd. I
gained my first experience at MNM in close client liaison, with an account manager.

May 1998                     September 1997 - October      August 1996 -
Visiting Tutor: teaching     1998                          November 1996
Director & Lingo to          Temp and Shadow               Internship at busy Digital
undergraduates.              Webmastering                  Arts Studio and Training
Dartington College Of        www.s4c.co.uk                 Centre.
Arts, Totnes, Devon          Parc Ty Glas, Llanishen,      www.harvestworks.org
                             Cardiff                       Suite 602, 596
                                                           Broadway, New York,
                                                           NY 10012
skill set.
Project Management               PRINCE2 Foundation, MS Projects, Excel
Web > Client-Side / Design       Dreamweaver MX, hand-coded XHTML & CSS,
                                 Javascript, AJAX, Adobe Flash Actionscript (inc
                                 OOP Design Patterns), Adobe Flex Builder
Web > Server                     PHP/MySQL, XSL/T, XAMPP for LAMP, UNIX
                                 Command Line, CMS and Blogging: MediaSurface,
                                 MoveableType, WordPress.
Graphics                         Photoshop CS
A/V                              Final Cut Pro, DVD Studio Pro, Pro Tools, Cubase
                                 SX, Quicktime Pro Authoring.
portfolio.
www.undisco.com
interests.
Classical Guitar: Grade VIII ABRSM. Flamenco Guitar. Making music: in 2 gigging
bands. Languages: learning Spanish. Travel. Meditation: attendance of Buddhist
Centres in Bethnal Green & Waterloo. Interested in furthering my education, part time,
with a Politics Postgraduate Course. Walking.

				
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