About Us

Ben Swanton, Director

Ben Swanton - 808 Talent Director808 Talent was launched in 2014 by Ben Swanton to work in partnership with technology companies to provide a personalised recruitment service that is consultative, proactive, and thorough. Ben has over 10 years’ experience of recruiting at Senior and Executive Levels within the global Broadcast, Digital TV and Converging Media industries for companies ranging from start-ups to international corporations.

To date Ben has an enviable track record of successful recruitment of key hires and entire teams for his international clients in more than 50 countries across EMEA, Asia, and the Americas.

Ben prides himself on his consultative and long-term view approach to relationships with candidates, clients, and contacts.

For more information on what others have thought of working with Ben, please go to our Testimonials page.

Email: ben@808talent.com
Mobile: +44 (0) 7917 772731
Skype: ben.swanton

Alan Jones, Adviser

Alan JonesAlan is a Senior Commercial Executive within the Telecommunications and Media Industries, who has spent the past 10 years working for the EBU, the premier distributor of sports and new content for the world’s top broadcast and media platforms.

Within the EBU, Alan was responsible for building and managing the Worldwide Sales team for their Network services offering, as well as managing, a number of the EBU’s most prestigious global accounts – including Formula 1, UEFA, FIFA, IMG, Sky, NBA, and the PGA Tour.

Email: alan@808consulting.co.uk
Mobile: +44 (0) 7909 942227
Skype: aljones007