Our Leadership Team

Directors

Martin Knight – Chief Executive Officer

Martin Knight – Chief Executive Officer

Martin has a long and successful career in the business information and media monitoring sectors. He was a librarian and information manager at the Financial Times and Arab Banking Corporation in Bahrain respectively before founding and developing a series of companies in the media monitoring space including Personality Profiles, Premium Monitoring, PressWatch and market leader Precise Media. Precise was sold to 3i in 2005. Martin launched Early Morning Media in 2011.

Management

William Knight – Managing Director

William Knight – Managing Director

William joined Early Morning Media in 2011 having formerly worked for Precise Media for 11 years where he was latterly responsible for setting up the broadcast monitoring division. Previously, William had managed various day reading and production operations.

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Tim Crane – New Business Director

Tim Crane – New Business Director

Tim was appointed in 2012 having acted in senior new business roles for Gorkana Group and Precise Media. Previously, he helped launch the innovative media evaluation service PressWatch.

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tim.crane@earlymorningmedia.co.uk

Dean Wading – Director of Sponsorships and Partnerships

Dean Wading – Director of Sponsorships and Partnerships

Dean joined Early Morning Media in 2017 having previously worked with them for 2 years as lead consultant developing new sponsorship and partnership solutions and services in the US and UK. Dean’s media services career spans 25 years in the UK and US in senior Commercial Director roles in TNS, Kantar and WPP

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dean.wading@earlymorningmedia.com

Charles Webster - Director of Client Services and Business Development

Charles Webster - Director of Client Services and Business Development

Charles joined Early Morning Media in 2018, having spent the best part of twenty years in the media intelligence industry, including senior sales and client services positions at firstly Precise Media and then at PR Newswire.

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charles.webster@earlymorningmedia.co.uk

Richard Skeen – Overnight Editorial Director

Richard Skeen – Overnight Editorial Director

Richard joined the team in 2011 after 12 years working for Precise Media in various capacities, including section leader for the editorial department. Richard manages and develops the summary and content-writing teams.

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Richard Aston – Quality Assurance Manager

Richard Aston – Quality Assurance Manager

Richard joined the team in 2012 after 10 years working for Precise Media in various roles, including manager of Q&A. Previously, Richard worked for Prominent Pages and Clipserver where he helped implement a digital strategy for the business

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richard.aston@earlymorningmedia.co.uk

Tobias Young – Finance Manager

Tobias Young – Finance Manager

Toby is responsible for overall client financial management and works to ensure that all payment processes are seamless and that all client questions and queries are dealt with effectively. He joined Early Morning Media in 2012.

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tobias.young@earlymorningmedia.co.uk