TRC media is delighted to announce the appointment of new Managing Director

Posted by on Apr 11, 2016

TRC Media is one of the top training providers in the UK, with a long-standing reputation for producing industry-led programmes that deliver impact and results across broadcasting and digital media. The Board of Trustees has appointed Margaret Scott and Claire Scally as joint Managing Director from 16th May.

David Wightman, Chair of TRC Media Board of Trustees said ‘The Trustees are delighted to welcome Margaret and Claire on board. As a progressive organisation, we believe job-sharing is a way of working businesses can utilise to great effect and Margaret and Claire bring two exceptional sets of skills and perspectives to the role. They enjoy a complementary combination of experience and approach to the position and we look forward to working with them both.’


Margaret and Claire said ‘TRC Media is known for its prestigious and highly successful training and development programmes. We are both passionate about training and development in the sector and, having worked together successfully in the past, we cannot wait to take the organisation to the next level.’

Left to right, Claire Scally & Margaret Scott.

TRC Media is a not-for-profit charity hosted in Glasgow by Channel 4 with a presence in Salford’s Media City hosted by the BBC. Further information on the work of the organisation can be found at

Margaret Scott biog:
Margaret has over 25 years’ experience as a senior executive in the broadcast and digital media industry. She joined TRC Media in 2015 to run their Digital/Tech programmes Cross Creative and Special Edition. Previously Margaret was Head of Business Development and Production Executive for Shed Media (part of the Warner’s Group). During this time she oversaw the production of over 75 hours of drama and entertainment programmes as well as the development and production of several digital projects

Claire Scally biog:
Claire has over 25 years experience working in the film, television and digital media sectors in the UK and Ireland. Claire has held senior executive and development roles at Moonstone International ScreenLabs, Pact, Scottish Enterprise and Illumina Digital. More recently she has delivered large-scale, multi-partner digital healthcare projects for Digital Life Sciences Ltd and she is currently managing the delivery of a number of screen industry projects for Film City Futures at Film City Glasgow.Follow TRCmedia: