Radio goNORTH Archive 2014 Dabster
Richard Melvin is the Director of Dabster Productions and leads from the front at work and play. Now eight years as an independent, the challenges are just as tough but on an ever increasing scale. Delivering training with an inspirational rather than aspirational mindset is at the core of Richard’s and therefore Dabster’s heart.
Al Lorraine is a producer and the Training Course Manager at Dabster. He has delivered structured mentorship to through the chaos of the Edinburgh Festival to produce world class programming, he has designed training courses for arts funding bodies and support networks and produced pioneering pubic engagement sessions for Stirling University’s social policy research centre amongst others.
Julia Sutherland is a producer, performer and presenter who worked for over 10 years at BBC Scotland. Now at Dabster she continues to pioneer new ground in radio production and our training projects. Julia is currently working on two broadcast projects for BBC Radio Scotland as well as presenting and writing for both television and radio.
Scott Shaw has a lifetime’s experience of working in the commercial and public sectors of the radio industry; imparting that information to the next generation is the thing that gives Scott his biggest buzz. Just as happy behind the microphone or in front of a classroom, Scott looks forward to sharing his enthusiasm for radio with as many as he can.
Sean Kerwin is an audio ninja, he has been producing music for over 15 years and specialises in electronica for a range of outlets including commercial release, broadcasting and new media. For Dabster, he’s a production master, a recording specialist and our most experienced trainer, currently at Perth, Abertay and Glasgow Kelvin College.