Executive Search & Talent Solutions

Recruiting globally for the Broadcast & Sports Media Technology industry.




What We Do

Retained Search & Executive Recruitment

When making a key hire for the company, you want the best talent in the market, not just the best available job seeker, which is why a researched, targeted and professional headhunting campaign delivers the best results. 

Project Recruitment for Multiple Hires

Ideal for fast growing companies looking to hire several roles both simultaneously and quickly. Our network spans Sales & Commercial, Professional Services and Research & Development which means you only need one touchpoint for recruitment.

Talent Consulting & People Strategy

Consulting for businesses going through high growth or transformation. Services include: talent acquisition & hiring strategy, remuneration benchmarking, advisory on entry into new markets, company restructuring, and M&A introductions.

Market Expertise

Our market knowledge and expertise spans the whole technology lifecycle of content, from acquisition through to distribution.  808 Talent partners with innovative companies that specialise in everything from Remote Production, Virtual Production, AR/VR, Graphics, MAM, AI, Content Supply Chain, Orchestration, Metadata, Analytics, QoE, Transcoding, to Streaming, OTT, FAST Channels, and SVOD.

Within Sport, 808 Talent not only works within Production and Media Technology, but also with Elite Sports Technology Vendors offering cutting edge Video and Data Analysis solutions to Professional Teams, Leagues, and Federations globally.

Video Streaming, OTT & FAST

Data, AI & Metadata

Content & Workflow Management

Live & Virtual Production

Elite Sports Technology

Meet the people behind 808 Talent

Ben Swanton

Ben Swanton

Founder & CEO

Alan Jones

Alan Jones

Advisor & Consultant

Sarah Swanton

Sarah Swanton

Director of Operations

808 Talent sponsors SVG Europe

Get in touch

All enquiries to Ben Swanton, CEO at 808 Talent

Global office based in UK


+44 (0) 203 752 2895

+44 (0) 7917 772731