Chris has over ten years experience in the broadcasting industry having started his career as a radio presenter on local RSL radio stations. He joined the BBC in 1998 as a EPG scheduler before moving into live transmission in 1999. In 2001, Chris became the Acquisitions Executive for BBC Children's, responsible for sourcing and assessing pre-school and pre-teen programme submissions for the BBC.
Most recently Chris worked as the Acquisitions Manager for CBeebies, serving as Executive Producer on commissioned and acquired animation for under sixes. He has worked across a wide range of UK and global programmes, including Mortified from the ACTF, Postman Pat from Entertainment Rights, Skunk Fu from Cartoon Saloon and Harry & Toto from Handle & Spout. Chris joined HIT Entertainment in last year as the Programming and Development Director. His responsibilities include working with animation producers and studios to develop innovative new properties to add to HIT's rich catalogue of programming.