Contact: Damian KavanaghRegion: All UK

Title: Digital Controller, BBC 3
Genre: All
Region: All UK

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The BBC is the world's leading public service broadcaster with a channel portfolio that  provides entertainment, news, drama, factual, current affairs, comedy, children’s and arts coverage across BBC One, BBC, Two, BBC Three, BBC Four, CBBC and CBeebies. 

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BBC Three is a mixed genre channel for young audiences.

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Damian joined the BBC in 1994 and has held various roles including Head of Planning and Scheduling at BBC Daytime and BBC Three, Schedule Manager BBC One, acting controller of BBC Three, Executive Producer for BBC Daytime and CBBC and Controller of the CBBC Channel where he was responsible for formulating the content and brand strategy and for commissioning all content for TV and online. 

His period in charge of CBBC saw record ratings and an unprecedented number of both national and international creative awards including a BAFTA for Channel of the year in 2012.

After running CBBC he joined Channel 4 as Head of Features and Factual Formats before returning to the BBC in his current role as Controller of Daytime and Early Peak where he is responsible for all daytime commissioning across BBC One and BBC Two alongside The One Show and the 6-7pm slot on BBC Two.