Hey Green Raven is freelance producer Ian Ravenscroft. He leads creative, digital, and immersive projects to deliver innovative work that soars, both technically and creatively.
Hey Green Raven develops projects form a blank page, leads and manages projects to delivery, and provides mentoring, strategy, and consultancy for a diverse range of creative and digital needs.
Hey Green Raven is currently producing Positive Realities, an augmented reality project with Create Central for Coventry City of Culture 2021 and producing animated, digital, and immersive projects with Second Home Studios. Other recent clients including The Space, UK Sepsis Trust, The National Football Museum, and Oxford Contemporary Music.
Ian has 15 years’ experience working with digital agencies, broadcasters, animation studios, and arts and culture organisations. Over a diverse range of projects, he has developed advanced skills in project leadership, media production, content creation, narrative storytelling, creative development, digital UX, social campaigns, and engaging audiences online. In a nutshell, if it’s creative and digital it’s one for Hey Green Raven.
Based in the Midlands, Ian worked as a journalist before moving into social media strategy, spending time as a producer at digital agencies across arts and culture organisations. Ian then wrote and produced award-winning animation projects with Dice Productions commissioned by UK Film Council, Channel 4, and Nickelodeon, before joining the BBC’s Digital Guerrillas digital innovation unit and subsequently digital broadcaster BBC Three, where he helped establish their new content production base at BBC Birmingham.
Ian’s passions are cinema, art, guitars, football shirts, and finding the perfect gluten-free beer.