Simon moved into Sport Production over a decade ago after a brief flirtation with Virtual Reality GFX on BBC Sport and Channel 4 events, and began quickly climbing the ladder within the industry. He swiftly established himself as the main VT Producer for Setanta Sports on their Premier League & FA Cup football coverage directing the likes of Steven Berkoff, Phil Daniels, Alan Ford, Colin Salmon, Danny Dyer and Magician Dynamo along the way.
Three years later he followed the Premier League rights to IMG, producing live FA Cup, England U21, German, Italian, and French football as well as live magazine football chat shows both in studio and OB’s for ESPN. Simon also worked on many major tournaments around the world from the FIFA World Cup in South Africa to the Athletics World Championships in Helsinki.
Most recently Simon was a Senior Producer in Sunset + Vine’s BT Sport football department producing live Premier League & FA Cup football and Series Producing UEFA Europa League football. He was also responsible for devising and Series Producing BT Sport’s Broadcast nominated Premier League Tonight and the critically acclaimed European Football Show.