Matt Daws

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About Matt Daws

COLIN Media Platform Consultant - With a 20 year background in technology and a passion for customer success, I work within the COLIN commercial team and consult with clients in addressing their media management needs.

The Challenging Media Environment of Today

On March 23rd 2020 we witnessed an unprecedented step by a modern government to effectively close down the country to stop the spread of COVID-19. For many this meant a complete closure to their businesses and an uncertain period ahead both socially and economically. All news and social channels were focussed on just one thing, which was how to slow this killer virus from quickly escalating...

By |2020-06-09T10:43:41+00:00June 9th, 2020|Media|

New ways of working for Press Teams

Press room environments have always been frenetic places to be, often with numerous timebound activities to carry out. The buzz of the newsroom, the support from colleagues and the ability to speak to others when help and advice is needed, has been the norm. Press teams work in a highly people-oriented and collaborative way, because it is crucial to monitor a breaking story closely with constantly changing views, opinions and angles. Due to the unprecedented impact of COVID-19, press officers are now required to work remotely, which is a challenge for this very collaborative industry. Simultaneously, the workload continues to rise...

By |2020-05-18T10:48:22+00:00April 1st, 2020|Features|