Donalda MacKinnon


BBC Scotland names new commissioning head

BBC Scotland has appointed Steve Carson as head of multi-platform commissioning. Carson will become responsible for BBC Scotland’s programme output across TV, radio and online, leaving his current post as head of content production at BBC Northern Ireland. He will be responsible for leading the team who will launch BBC Scotland’s new TV channel while […]

BBC hires Scottish chief

Donalda MacKinnon has been appointed boss of the BBC’s Scottish operations. She is being upped from head of programmes at the UK pubcaster’s BBC Scotland division and takes over from Ken MacQuarrie, who was recently named director, nations and regions, at the BBC. MacKinnon’s appointment marks the first time a female exec has run BBC […]