#AshtonTalks LIVE: Matthew Pettyt - First Launch

6 October 2016

#AshtonTalks launched with guest speaker Michael Pettyt, Director of Tracks and Layers, a motion graphics and visual effects company. He spoke to BTEC Media Production students about his experiences in the creative industry.

At A-Level, Michael studied Media, Maths, Product Design and Computing at A-Level. Now, he's the Director of his own company based in Media City with plans to grow his team and his client list. He says that his A-Level choices,

"made a great mix for getting in to an evolving industry that was increasingly reliant on people with not only a creative eye but also good technical knowledge and problem solving skills."

Michael works,

"with a growing list of broadcast and commercial clients including: BBC, Channel 4, Sky, MUTV, Liverpool FC TV, Smooth FM, Total Warrior an many more."

You can view his showreel and examples of his work at www.mikepettyt.co.uk


This event was organised by Jen Govenden, on behalf of the Creative Arts Department.

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