Steve Bibb – Executive Producer and Writer
Steve is the owner of Barking Mad Productions. He is the former Head of Factual at the ABC and is an award-winning executive producer and factual content creator. At the ABC, Steve set the vision and creative strategy for the highly acclaimed Factual department. He built a vibrant team responsible for the development, commissioning, production, delivery, and creative excellence of storytelling that entertained and surprised. Steve commissioned many titles from producers that brought acclaim, awards, new audiences and ignited national conversations including the hit series, War on Waste. Before the ABC, Steve enjoyed success as a producer with the likes of CJZ – where he created Great Southern Land and many more – and Ambience Entertainment. Steve also spent a decade as a producer and executive producer at the Nine Network where he rose through the ranks from news bulletin to creating and running factual and factual entertainment. A former newspaper journalist in both Sydney and London, Steve is the co-author of two best books.
Tara King – Executive Producer
Tara is a television executive with a successful record of launching and re-launching entertainment businesses and brands. Tara’s vision is to find engaged audiences and then the right medium to deliver content they will find compelling. It is this belief that has to lead her to develop, drive and produce varied content across Live, Broadcast, and Digital. As a creative, Tara has a passion for turning great ideas into the “real thing”. With a belief that the right people, thinking, and ideas can catapult a business, she has found herself leading a diverse range of creative projects from a live broadcast of the Powderfinger Breast Cancer concert on the Opera House steps, to the EP of many television series to promoting and producing a live show in 20 countries around the world.
Kay Pavlou – Director, Producer and Writer
Kay is a multi-award-winning director and writer of drama and documentary for both television and cinema. In documentary, as company director of Dream TV, Kay was co-producer, writer and series director for the six-part documentary series Race to London. She’s written and directed several episodes of the documentary series Who Do You Think You Are? – including Adam Goodes and Toni Collette – as well Recognition: Yes or No?, Family Footsteps 2, Desperately Seeking Sheila, Gangs of Oz, China – Monumental Vision, Under One Roof, Pirate Patrol and Cyprus – A People Divided. In drama, Kay has directed All Saints, McLeod’s Daughters and Love Is A Four Letter Word. Kay’s short film, The Killing of Angelo Tsakos and her feature film, Mary, were released to acclaim.