Combining Lydia's 20 years within the cosmetics industry and Multichannel TV's 15 years in Online Digital Media and Video they decided to create Beauty 1st to specialise in films and videos for the Cosmetics and Beauty industry. Having the ideal combination of knowledge, skills and experience to create first class visual communication they can turn this into a real business advantage for their clients.
Our highly professional and experienced team also includes Film Directors,Videographers,Production Managers, Sound Engineers and Studio Managers. Meet the team below: -
Lydia - Founder & Client Director
Jon - Head of Online
Perry - Lead Creative
Jono - D.O.P
Lydia Roscoe - Founder & Client Director
Lydia is a passionate, creative, strategic and commercial professional with over 20 year’s experience within the cosmetics and fashion industries, with brands and retailers, both nationally and internationally. Having worked within a publishing background she has very strong communication, copy-writing, briefing and design skills. Lydia is a real 'ideas person' who has a very natural 'intuition' for both consumer and business to business projects. Lydia has worked with the marketing, buying and PR teams from large companies such as Coty, Superdrug, House of Fraser, Debenhams, John Lewis, M&S, Harrods, L'Oreal, Bourjois, Braun, P&G and Unilever in addition to many smaller, emerging beauty brands.
Jon Mason - Head of Online
Jon is the Managing Director of Multichannel TV, who have been at the forefront of interactive online video and digital design for the past 10 years. He has delivered award-winning online projects for clients as diverse as FCUK, Dune Group, Saracens Rugby, Axa Group and Toast. His focus is on integrating video into online campaigns and creating interactivity within them.
Perry O'Halloran - Lead Creative
With more than ten years experience in television, corporate and music video production, he has spent much of his career combining a lifelong passion for cinematic storytelling and creating engaging, captivating visuals. He is also a highly creative professional script writer. With credits including the BBC, ITV, Disney, Sky, Viacom, Dyson and Armada Records he also actively continues to support the education and encouragement of media students via nationwide workshops and seminars.
Jono Smith - D.O.P.
Jono is a highly experienced and successful cinematographer with 25 years in the film and television industry. Award winning work includes: Peep Show ( BAFTA and Golden Rose awards for Best Sitcom), The Fixer (RTS Best Drama) and Derren Brown ‘Trick of the Mind’ (Two BAFTA’s and the Golden Rose Award for Best Entertainment Show).