OMG hires Holly Pye as Commercial Director and promotes Roz Pound to Director of Production and Operations
20 June 2018
Objective Media Group has appointed Holly Pye to the newly created role of Commercial Director and promoted Roz Pound to become Director of Production and Operations.
Holly joins from James Grant Media Group where she was Entertainment Board Director working across the strategy and management of a wide variety of clients and before that she worked as the company’s Head of Television. Previously she worked at William Morris (WMA) and William Morris Endeavor (WME) where she ran the TV department in the UK representing UK and US production companies and talent. Holly takes up her new role in August.
Roz was the Director of Production at OMG and previously Head of Production at John Stanley Productions. Prior to that she was Production Executive at Wall to Wall Television, working on series two and three of The Voice (UK) for BBC One. Roz was at ITV Studios for 20 years as Head of Production on factual and factual entertainment. She helped to launch some of its biggest shows including I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! Dancing on Ice, Hell’s Kitchen, Piers Morgan’s Life Stories, Come Dine with Me and Pride of Britain Awards.
Layla Smith, CEO, OMG said: “Holly’s experience will be invaluable at a time of growth for the company. Her commercial experience is second to none and we’re really pleased to welcome her to the team. Roz has been instrumental in the recent growth of OMG. This promotion and expanded remit is well deserved and recognises the vital role that Roz plays across the group.”
Holly said: “I am thrilled to be joining a company as creative as OMG and to be working with all their production companies. This is such an exciting time for the group and I can’t wait to get started.”
Roz added: “Over the last few years I’ve been fortunate to work with a talented bunch of people at OMG. I am very proud of what we have achieved together in that time and look forward to helping shape the future of the company.”
Objective Media Group
Objective Media Group is home to five labels – Hitchhiker Television, Main Event Media, Objective Fiction, Panda Television and Second Star; and three production companies - betty, Story Films and Studio Ramsay. Together they excel in producing entertainment, factual entertainment, reality, factual and scripted shows for broadcasters including BBC One, Two and Three, Channel 4, CBBC, CNBC, CNN, Discovery, E!, ITV and Paramount Network. Part of All3Media, OMG has bases in London, Glasgow and Los Angeles. Hit shows include Bear’s Mission With…, Breaking Homicide, Britain Today Tonight, Eric, Ernie & Me, GameFace, Gordon Ramsay on Cocaine, It Was Him: The Many Murders of Ed Edwards, Last Commanders, Matilda and the Ramsay Bunch, The Arrangement, The Undateables, Tricks of the Restaurant Trade, Unspeakable, Wedding Day Winners and Witless.