Our team provides services to broadcasters such as the BBC, C4, Five and Sky One, as well as producing documentaries and films for ethnic media platforms.
Sashkeys Media is a TV, Film, PR & Events company based in London with global operations.
Our team provides services to broadcasters such as the BBC, C4, Five and Sky One, as well as producing documentaries and films for ethnic media platforms. In existence since 2000, we work with a strong team of producers and directors who create content for diverse global audiences, with programming ranging from entertainment to sport, factual and drama as well as special focus programmes on Africa.
Our PR, events and special projects arm supports a range of clients and gives back through key CIC programmes.
Savahna Nightingale Director/ Producer
Savahna is a TV broadcaster and award-winning journalist, who has produced documentaries across Africa. Formerly a presenter and producer for BBC World News with its flagship TV programme, ‘Focus on Africa’ and daily BBC World Service programmes ‘Newsday’ and ‘World Have Your Say’, Savahna has also produced content for Endemol, Sky, C4 and Five and project managed films featured at the Cannes Film Festival. From a melting pot of cultures, Savahna has travelled extensively in Africa hosting live events and producing films in Zimbabwe, Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya and Sierra Leone. She recorded with the Clinton Global Initiative in New York and is an Ambassador for children’s educational charity Tetnight Education, supporting education in West Africa. She gives her spare time to ‘giveback’ projects Sassi Talks and Light Love Inspire, which engage mental health and wellness initiatives.
Caroline – Project Manager – Film & Events
An accomplished manager with over 15 years experience in sales, marketing, training and organising fashion events. Caroline has a record of developing long-term and effective relationships with corporate clients and has an excellent understanding of luxury brands. She is highly commercial with experience of working across Europe. Caroline has stacks of knowledge when it comes to project managing live events, production sets and film settings, and is an asset to Sashkeys Media. With a wealth of knowledge in understanding audience needs, she plays a key role in our Social Enterprise arm and supports Light Love Inspire, where she oversees upcoming engagements, PR and events.
Caroline has a passion for travel and meeting new people – especially if there’s chorizo and prawns involved!
Chris – IT / Web Manager
Where would we be without our IT man Chris! Chris oversees the set-up for our web-based projects; filming and production sets. An intelligent and reliable IT guru with over 10 years experience working for renowned UK brands engaged in creating new operating procedures, improving existing company systems and implementing corporate processes. A warm people-person with experience managing, training and coaching new staff members. Chris is well travelled and loves journeying through Asia, reading in his home-built library and spending time with daughter Callista.
Korieh – Legal and Reputation Management
Korieh has over 20 years experience in media reputation management. He specializes in media litigation, and has managed an illustrious list of clients from the world of sport, music, film and entertainment making him the perfect media match for Sashkeys Media. He has handled immense media law caseload dealing with major newspapers and publishing houses, covering pre-publication advice to reputation in court proceedings. A former managing associate for legal giants Addleshaw Goddard, and senior associate at leading media law firm Schillings, Korieh was the in-house lawyer (editorial) for Guardian News & Media Ltd and previously a barrister, at David Price Solicitors & Advocates. He has also lectured at the Surrey Institute of Art and Design on the BA Journalism – Law for Journalists module.
Nana – Projects Manager – Africa
Nana Kwame leads our filming set-ups and engagements in Africa. With a wealth of experience setting up and managing projects spanning print and media, IT and finance, working both in the UK and Ghana, Sashkeys Media is delighted to have his knowledge, experience and expertise on-board. In Ghana he established and ran an eBusiness Solutions Company that provided web development, graphic designing and IT solutions to a diverse range of businesses. With an MBA in Human Resource Management, Nana has lead a team of consultants to run training programmes funded by the World Bank to support leadership in government. When Nana is not working or studying towards a Law Masters, he loves a spot of landscape gardening!