CEO, Nine Lives Media
CEO, Joint Creative Director & Executive Producer for Nine Lives Media, Cat Lewis has worked as a network executive producer since 2002, delivering hundreds of network TV programmes.
Previously, she enjoyed a successful career as an award-winning Producer/Director, Series Producer and on-screen News Reporter for the BBC and Granada TV.
Cat is a BAFTA judge, Chair of the Royal Television Society in the North West, former Vice Chair of Pact (TV’s national trade body) and Chair of Indie Club, which she set up in 2006 to increase communication across the sector to retain a talent pool in the north.
Cat was awarded an honorary doctorate by Salford University in 2016 for creating so many jobs in the north. She is a Global Ambassador for Manchester.
Twitter: @catrionalewis #VFNW19