Business Forum with Ed 'Bod' Boddington - 7 October 2014
‘Have Rugbeians got talent?
Finding the X-Factor in Business’
Just under 40 Rugbeians and guests attended a business forum on 7 October at the Cavalry and Guards Club in London where Edward 'Bod' Boddington (K 78-83) gave an engaging talk about his life in the reality TV voting world as he was the pioneer of of reality TV voting for popular formats such as The X Factor, Britain's Got Talent, Pop Idol and American Idol.
Edward is currently CEO of Harvest Media UK Limited is London based and manages large scale events for media companies including voting - www.hmg.tv (please note that the site is currently being re-designed after the sale of Harvest Media Group which sold its US subsidiary Telescope Inc (www.telescope.tv) to the management team backed by Moorgate and HIG). Harvest works for ITV and Fremantle (The X Factor and Britain's Got Talent), BBC (Strictly Come dancing), Wall 2 Wall (The Voice), Sky/Princess (Got To Dance) and Channel 4 (Comedy Awards and Stand Up To Cancer fundraising).