Media expert available for speaking events.

Speeches, seminars, interviews and podcasts about
‍all things TV, broadcasting and video.
Michael Wood of Embrace Video
Michael Wood of Embrace Video
Need to book a video expert for your next event?
Whether you need someone to deliver a keynote speech, be interviewed on your podcast, or offer career advice to your students, I am always happy to share my 13+ years' experience in TV broadcasting and video production.

I am regularly invited to give seminars to business networking groups, provide careers advice to schools and colleges, and write blogs about video for businesses and organisations.
Michael Wood, a video production expert giving a keynote speech to a networking organisation.
"Michael's dynamic presentation style and deep knowledge captivated our delegates. I highly recommend his keynote speeches to anyone looking to elevate their video marketing efforts".
Speeches, seminars & interviews
  • Developing a successful video strategy.
  • Remembering what to say on film.
  • Filming great-looking footage using a smartphone.
  • Editing footage quickly and easily using mobile apps.
  • Looking comfortable and confident on camera.
Media careers advice
Are you interested in pursuing a career in the media? I have delivered coaching and training to sixth form students, colleges and universities across the UK.

I enjoy sharing my personal experiences of working in television and video production, and helping to inspire the next generation of media production graduates.
Michael Wood giving studio camera advice to a student from the University of Bradford.
“An expert in his field.”
Michael is an excellent director, a wonderful team player and a delight to work with. He is an expert in his field and his passion for the industry shines through in everything he does.
Nicola BeckfordTV Presenter
"He always goes the extra mile."
Michael has a creative flair and endless enthusiasm. He sees every job as an opportunity to produce content of the highest standard. He always goes the extra mile and has a great sense of humour.
Keeley DonovanTV Presenter
“It’s always a pleasure working with him.”
There's always a bit of added sparkle when Michael’s in the director's chair. Whether it’s a complex outside broadcast or a multi-camera studio-based interview, it's always directed with professionalism.
Owain Wyn EvansTV & Radio Presenter
"Nothing was too much trouble for him."
Michael was fantastic support for our students in their mock interviews. Students that worked with Michael recounted their conversations enthusiastically which reflects his passion and flair in his field.
Landau Forte AcademyCareer mentoring
“I can’t imagine a more helpful person”
I was lucky enough to have Michael as a career mentor during my time at University. He advised me on career paths and made a real impact on the route I took, giving me the confidence to end up where I am now.’
Tom BoxDirector of Photography, Sodium Films
“Michael presented a great speech.”
Our guests found Michael's smartphone video training workshop very useful. He presented a great speech on how to create videos using small equipment and with low budgets.
HSBCVideo Training Seminar
Broadcast Journalism students in the TV studio at the University of Leeds.
"Michael's TV skills workshops are a highlight of our students' degrees. They actively participate in realistic studio scenarios, have fun, gain confidence and make huge progress as reporters and presenters."
"I know how difficult it is to break into the media industry. That's why I'm passionate about sharing my extensive knowledge and experience of broadcasting with talented TV and radio professionals of the future."
Michael Wood giving studio camera advice to a student from the University of Bradford.
Need to book an engaging video production expert to speak at your next event?