About

Meet the team, get in touch, and find out more about Hot Tap

Hot Tap Media is a digital production company with a focus on using digital platforms to create communities and increase our enjoyment of the world. We’re passionate about models of collaborative consumption that allow people to get together and share resources, and put people and community at the heart of everything that we do.

 

Team Hot Tap

We are a band of talented and passionate innovators, with a range of skills and interests, and tons of experience. Between us we've won cupboards full of awards and nominations. But what's most important to us is a sense of fun and creativity, and determination to make every client shine.

Want to join our merry band? We have a rolling programme of digital marketing and content internships at Hot Tap and are always keen to work with talented freelance web, game and software designers and developers, graphic designers, SEO experts, and digital marketing and PR pros. So if any of that sounds like you, or if you're brilliant at something cool and new that we haven't heard of yet, then get in touch - we would love to hear from you.

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    Rebecca Thompson

    Director

    Rebecca started out as a journalist and has worked in digital content for the television industry since 2003. As the Commissioning Editor for Channel 4’s IDEASFACTORY and 4Talent, she executively produced content for web, mobile, podcast and even good old telly itself, and created a network of talented young peeps across Scotland who are now amongst the country’s brightest stars. After a stint producing the award-winning Landshare project for KEO films, she set up Hot Tap Media in 2011 with a vision to create new models of collaborative consumption, make our screens more social, and increase our enjoyment of the world.

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    Katie McGeary

    Digital Content Creator

    Katie is a Digital Content Creator for Hot Tap Media. She has only recently joined the Hot Tap Media team but has helped on a lot of projects already. Katie has created a variety of films for Hot Tap Medias clients as well as edited films/trailers to meet specific needs. Katie has knowledge in social media management, crowdfunding, FCPX editing and digital strategy. Lover of jazzy trainers and classic RnB.

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    Willvan Gacita

    Graphic Designer

    Willvan is a freelance Graphic Designer at Hot Tap Media. He has created all the brands and logos for Hot Tap Media and clients. Exceptionally bright and innovative Graphic Designer with a BA in Graphic Design, Willvan has a love for branding, print, layout and typography.

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    Oana Nechifor

    Animator / Illustrator

    Oana is a digital animator and production designer with experience in producing digital content for TV, internet and mobile. She is part of award-winning collective Ahoy! Animation, and has worked for BBC Scotland on factual programmes like ‘Britain by the Book – The Mabinogion’ and ‘Addicted to Pleasure’. Oana’s main enjoyment is telling stories through visuals and she has a keen interest in integrating traditional techniques in a digital workflow for achieving a warm and stylish imagery. She is working with the Hot Tap team on visual branding and animation, adding an artistic touch to everything from pitch videos to crowd funding perks.

What We Do

Our work includes digital marketing, content, social media management, digital film distribution, PR, design, web, second screen content, and a broad remit of community engagement, particularly within the youth and arts sectors.

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Who we work with

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