MediaXchange

For over 27 years, MediaXchange has empowered clients across the global entertainment industry

With offices in London and Los Angeles, we help our clients build international partnerships, develop skills and nurture creative and commercial growth

Our services

Tailor-made or pre-defined programmes, short or long-term; we have several business strands that will suit your creative or business needs

Our unique perspective and insight on the international entertainment industry translates into personalised advice that expands the business and creative elements of our clients’ global interests

We employ our wide experience of creative and management systems and processes to create bespoke events that assist markets and companies to evolve their domestic industry success

We facilitate the exchange of knowledge and experiences between our clients and peers across the globe, by underpinning our own expertise and with the knowledge, insight and capability of world leaders in international content

We offer the industry a range of tools, to strengthen and embed the application of newly learned systems and successful best practices

“The kick start MediaXchange gave me has proved invaluable”

Tony Wood

CEO, Buccaneer Media, UK

Our Offer

Creative

Assessment and advice on television and film projects at different stages of development

Strategy

Designing a plan, built with the business and creative interests of each client and project in mind, MediaXchange will provide the researched strategy alternatives, review and contact key targets and partners, identify themes, strands and specialists, compile and confirm schedules and provide relevant background material as part of an essential tactical package

Networking

Built into all our services are the networking elements essential to connecting with new markets

Our development process

Discovery

Initial assessment and advice on the ambitions for each project from a business (sales and packaging) and creative perspective, resulting in a step by step strategy to realise the agreed plan which, in tandem, will also enhance the company’s overall profile

Delivery

Targeting, inviting and confirming specialists to deliver the plan; briefing experts; moderating and facilitating meetings and sessions

Follow-up

Conferring on action points to conclude the plan with the client and providing follow up to ensure key stages of the strategy are delivered and secure in their application

“Thank you very much for the opportunity to take part in the Lab

I loved the atmosphere, I enjoyed the programme and I valued the possibility to meet real experts in TV drama

And it was fun, as well! I would have liked to stay the whole week”

Jan Maxa

Director, Content Development, Czech TV

“Thank you for organising such an inspiring week! It was a pleasure to be part of it and have the opportunity to soak up those amazing speakers’ words of wisdom

I feel creatively refuelled and pleasingly full of custard creams”

Laura Neal

Writer, UK
Advanced Writing for Television Drama

“I really enjoyed it. I’d love to stay involved with it. It’s such a fantastic scheme”

Sally Abbott

Writer, UK
Advanced Writing in Television

“Thank you so much for having me at NEM, it was a great event and I look forward to being part of future MediaXchange events”

Lars Lundström

Writer/ Creator “Real Humans”, Sweden

“The week in Los Angeles was work and fun at the same time, it was also amazing and inspiring

Katrina and the team of MediaXchange made it a flawless and smooth experience and the schedule was so meticulously planned that I could focus on the one thing I came to Los Angeles for – to pitch my project

Highly recommended for anyone who still dares to dream big”

Christian Limmer

Writer, Germany
Connect to Hollywood

“I’ve left Los Angeles overwhelmed by the outcome of the week and deeply motivated to push my project to the next level”

Tillmann Roth

Germany
Connect to Hollywood

“I have no doubt that it was one of the most remarkable moments in my career”

Ana Bueno

Director, TV Globo, Brazil
The Showrunner Drama Exchange, Los Angeles

“What was so cool about it was the incredibly high professional level of my fellow participants”

Gabor Krigler

Creative Executive, HBO, Hungary
The Showrunner Drama Exchange, Los Angeles

“It was a really amazing experience and is something I will take with me for the rest of my career”

Kieran Hannigan

Producer, BBC, UK
The Showrunner Drama Exchange, Los Angeles

“A very insightful and rich week of intensive knowledge transfer and learning

I would recommend it to anyone I know and I would do it again”

Ayman Al Zyoud

CEO, Charisma Group, UAE
The Showrunner Drama Exchange, Los Angeles

“It was an incredible experience…”

Henrietta (Cassidy) Hardy

Writer, BBC, UK
European TV Drama Lab

“Professionally it was one of the most inspiring and engaging weeks of my career! I learned so much, lots to think about and what a great group we have”

Nicole Carmen-Davis

Producer, Mighty Arom Entertainment, UK
European TV Drama Lab

“Thank you again for all your hard work. I think it is impossible to say in words how much input an stimulation the programme has provided me

It’s an unforgettable experience”

Thierry Faber

France
European TV Drama Lab

“Our whole Norwegian group are so impressed… what we saw and went to both on the sitcom and talk show side of the industry was relevant and inspiring”

Eivind Landsverk

Discovery Networks, Norway

“It was such a nice event and a great turn out of executives and producers – truly valuable. Nice to not have to trek across the world to have access to a group of this calibre”

Chris Loveall

VP Original Programming, AMC International, US
Drama Summit West

“It was a brilliantly organised and warm event. Huge thanks…”

Sammy Nourmand

MD, Kesket UK, UK
The Business of Scripted

“We are already following up on a few leads on shows, so very happy with the connections that were made. Thank you”

Maria Kyriacou

President, ITV Studios, UK
The Business of Scripted

“Thanks for a great couple of days. Well done on a very useful event”

Simon Vaughan

MD, Lookout Point, UK
The Business of Scripted

“It was a fun event and good for thought provoking and contacts!”

Patrick Irwin

Executive producer, Far More Media, UK
The Business of Scripted

“I think the subject is very relevant, especially producers in the Nordics need to improve their business thinking, and this was a great first step”

Fredrik af Malmberg

MD, Eccho Rights, Sweden
The Business of Scripted

“Thank you again for a most enjoyable and useful Scripted business conference in Copenhagen

I’ve done a lot of this type of event and felt this was a really focused one and supreme example of how they can be really useful”

Ben Donald

Executive Producer International Drama, BBC Worldwide, UK
The Business of Scripted