Linda Cockburn

Programme Manager

Linda is the Programme Manager for The Space – she runs our webinar programme, and works on other projects developing skills and knowledge. Linda is interested in helping people find practical solutions to their challenges, whether that be creating compelling content and understanding what audiences want and need, or understanding how to work more effectively.

Linda’s career began in research at the BBC, then she moved into digital media, then a short stint in  children’s TV and then to the Creativity and Audiences team where she ran the BBC Creative Network, helping radio, TV and digital departments to generate new ideas and adapt to changing audiences and technologies. Linda continued work in that area for clients as varied as Welsh Nation Opera, British Council, DCMS and digital strategy agency Caper.