Bios — Sales & Co-Productions

Matt Forde

Executive Vice President, Content Production, Sales and Distribution, BBC Worldwide North America
As Executive Vice President, Content Production, Sales and Distribution, Matt Forde heads up the company’s integrated content team in the U.S. and Canada.  His team develops and produces formats and original shows for the company’s studio brands, BBC... Read More

Chris Cole

Senior Vice President, TV Co-productions and Sales, Factual, BBC Worldwide North America
Chris Cole is responsible for developing and driving strategic business growth for BBC Worldwide Factual content in the North America including sales, co-productions and front list SVOD. Cole reports to EVP Content Production, Sales and Distribution,... Read More

Jemma Harvey

Senior Vice President, Scripted Sales and Co-Productions, BBC Worldwide North America
Jemma Harvey is the Senior Vice President, Scripted Sales and Co-Productions for BBC Worldwide, North America.  Harvey reports to North America EVP Content Production, Sales and Distribution, Matt Forde, and is based in the New York office. Harvey... Read More

Beth Clearfield

Senior Vice President, Digital Media and Business Development, BBC Worldwide - Americas
Beth Clearfield is responsible for the development of digital media markets for BBC programs – including EST, VOD, broadband, mobile phones, and high definition.  In addition, she has a central role in determining business development activities for ... Read More

Michael L. Smith

Senior Vice President, TV Sales, Co-Productions & Digital, BBC Worldwide - Americas | Canada
Michael L. Smith has an extensive background in film, television and digital sales.  Before joining BBC Worldwide - Americas in Canada, Smith was Vice President, Television and Digital Sales for Entertainment One where he was responsible for maximizi... Read More