Ray Paul - Founder of The Playmaker Group

Ray Paul’s career has seen him work for the BBC for over 20 years before starting his company, the playmaker group.

While at the corporation, he worked for a number of radio stations, most notably running BBC London from 1997-2001. In 2001 he was asked to be part of the initial set up team that started a new digital radio station, 1Xtra. He held the position of Executive Producer of Specialist Music & Live Events for 7 years before moving to Radio 1 and being Head of Weekends in 2009.

the playmaker group is a uniquely creative company who oversee a host of key areas in entertainment under one umbrella group. These areas include Media and Content Production, Event Production & Management, Representation and Consultancy & Training.  They have a strong history & reputation of managing DJs, entertainers and artists on a national and international scale from BBC Radio 1, Capita FM as well as a vast consultancy experience working with various brands, celebrities, creative businesses, media and youth organisations to help facilitate and execute their plans, aims and objectives.