Assistant Location Manager
Credit: Kirsty Meredith Photography
Oliver is a TV & Film Location Department Crew and is based in the South East of England. He mainly works in London but can work across the UK and has bases in Bristol, Dorset, West Sussex and Glasgow.
He graduated with a degree in BA (Hons) Marketing from University of Portsmouth in 2011. He then went onto work within arts education in theatres and arts venues for the following three years. During this time he set up, raised funding and managed arts festivals and outdoor events. He has worked with various different groups of people including young offenders and young people with disabilities or additional needs.
Oliver went on to become Head of Business for film production and training company - Resource Productions for nearly 5 years. During his time with the company, he was Production Manager for over 15 short & online films producing content for Channel 4 Random Acts and BBC Ideas. He was also Project Manager for the setup of Berkshire Film Office. He worked with all six local authorities which required scouting and working with them to create 30 film-friendly locations, filming policies and procedures.
This passion for locations led Oliver to re-training in Location Management at the National Film & Television School, Beaconsfield. Oliver became self-employed in June 2019, trading as "Location Gore" and then formed Location Routes Management Ltd in February 2022.
Oliver in his spare time has an allotment, follows Formula 1 and E racing series and is a keen sailor. He is married and lives with his wife, Kirsty and a Chihuahua called Pluto.