Head of Cinema Technology, ODEON Cinemas Group
Having started as a projectionist in 1990 with UCI cinemas, Mike is first and foremost an avid cineaste, something that has driven him to strive for exacting standards of sound and projection. A common-sense approach to cinema support and maintenance saw Mike achieve promotion to national management where he oversaw a large team of engineers.
Mike has been in his current role with ODEON Cinemas Group for the past 16 years. With an ever-changing technical environment Mike works with exhibition, distribution and creative voices, his primary goal being to preserve the cinema going experience and ensure the cinema is the best place to watch a movie, as the film-maker intended. Mike is a member of the Cinema Technology Community (CTC).