Mike Taylor is co-creator of the Publicitymedia.com digital asset management and distribution platform for entertainment PR and marketing teams.
Mike joined his local paper in South London at 17 and, after indentures and training, moved to UK national newspapers and Fleet Street and then to television news and current affairs with London Weekend Television, Thames News, GMTV, ITN and Sky.
At ITN, he edited the Big Breakfast's daily news bulletins before moving to Five News Early, the breakfast programme for the newly-launched Channel Five.
At Sky News, after producing both Sunrise and Live at Five, he helped launch the ground-breaking and award winning Sky News Active digital TV news service, combining his love of TV news and technology.
After more than 20 years on the desk and in the field, in 2001 he moved across the lot at Sky to set up the digital division of Sky Movies, building and developing it for almost a decade.
Mike is a Freeman of the City of London, a member of the Worshipful Company of Pattenmakers and a former Chair of BAFTA’s Digital Strategy and Communications Committee.