Riva Media is a talent agency supplying TV, Video and Radio Presenters, Moderators, MCs, Speakers, Influencers and Hosts for conferences, awards ceremonies, after dinner and other events – virtual or otherwise.
Launched in 2013 it has worked with major broadcasters in the UK and around the world, supplying broadcast talent and running major contracts.
It was founded by Managing Director Harry Gibson who has more than 30 years experience as a Talent Manager, Executive Producer and Broadcaster with the BBC, ITN, Global Radio and other leading production houses. Harry is passionate about developing the careers of Riva’s clients, advising, promoting and creating opportunities. His entrepreneurial instincts have also seen Riva Media diversifying into running major hair and makeup contracts – for more than four years at the BBC and now at Alaraby TV.
Partnered by the IRT Media Group, Riva specialises in social media campaigns and brand partnerships on behalf of its clients. The agency is perfectly positioned for 2020s with talent specialising in the biggest issues of our age – COVID-19, digital disruption, artificial intelligence, technology, sustainability, climate change, the environment, diversity and gaming.
Riva Media has two production partners. ClanMac Media is a production house providing corporate video and counsel on how private and public sector organisations can tell their story. BlackRook Media is a broadcast and production specialist, employing more than 30 staff in Europe and Africa. Clients have included Nissan, Jaguar, adidas, Samsung and the UN.