Business Forum with Ed 'Bod' Boddington - 7 October 2014

‘Have Rugbeians got talent? 

 Finding the X-Factor in Business’ 

Just under 40 Rugbeians and guests attended a business forum on 7 October at the Cavalry and Guards Club in London where Edward 'Bod' Boddington (K 78-83) gave an engaging talk about his life in the reality TV voting world as he was the pioneer of of reality TV voting for popular formats such as The X Factor, Britain's Got Talent, Pop Idol and American Idol.  

Edward is currently CEO of Harvest Media UK Limited is London based and manages large scale events for media companies including voting - (please note that the site is currently being re-designed after the sale of Harvest Media Group which sold its US subsidiary Telescope Inc ( to the management team backed by Moorgate and HIG). Harvest works for ITV and Fremantle (The X Factor and Britain's Got Talent), BBC (Strictly Come dancing), Wall 2 Wall (The Voice), Sky/Princess (Got To Dance) and Channel 4 (Comedy Awards and Stand Up To Cancer fundraising).