Jez Nelson is the CEO and CCO of Somethin’ Else. He founded the business in 1991 with a £500 redundancy payment from Jazz FM. He has since led the growth of the business to the point where it is widely regarded as one of the leading content agencies in the UK. Today Somethin’ Else works across all platforms providing quality content, services and strategy for a wide range of brands and broadcasters. The company is a leading multi-platform supplier to the BBC, producing thousands of hours of podcasts, radio, TV, online video and social assets every year.
Other content clients include Sky, Channel 4, ITV, The BRITs, Red Bull, 20th Century Fox and Spotify. Somethin’ Else produces many podcasts for broadcasters and brands including the number one hit “ David Tennant does a podcast with …”.
Jez is also a broadcaster. He has presented programmes for BBC 1 and 2, BBC Radio 3, 4 and 5 live and many commercial radio stations. He currently presents a weekly show on Jazz FM.