Who we are
A bit about YouNeek Productions. We are a full-service creative production company. We’re experts in creating premium, quality, and engaging creative content, whatever your need might be.
Based in Warwickshire and the Midlands, we combine 30 years TV and Film industry experience with over ten years digital marketing know-how. Essentially, this means we’re primed and ready to help take your business, event, or brand to the next level.
What we do
We offer end to end production all in-house. Ideation and Creative through to full scale Production and Post Production, Photography and Animation.
When it comes to Creative Production, we have all of the solutions to deliver a service that brings your vision to life. We do this with expertise in production, storytelling and digital marketing. All while ensuring you are happy with each stage of the process. We do this with our motto at the forefront. People First. Show Kindness. Be Creative.
We’re trusted by many
Meet the team
Luke EvansCreative Director
Luke founded YouNeek Productions in 2013 to create a platform to produce original content. Having studied Media Production, Luke honed his craft scriptwriting for both EastEnders and Hollyoaks and developed the art of storytelling with a creative eye.
Passionate about everything creative, and with an RTS Best Short Documentary under his belt, Luke takes a hands-on approach when it comes to video production.
Richard BradleyCreative Director
Richard is a multiple BAFTA Award Winning Director with more than twenty years’ experience in Television and Film production. Richard is extremely passionate and enthusiastic about every project he is involved in.
A natural storyteller, with a Director’s eye for performance and detail, Richard is always driven by the desire to achieve the best content and quality possible.
George BateContent Creator
George is the social media whiz in charge of YouNeek’s online presence. Juggling TikTok, YouTube and Instagram, George coordinates with YouNeek to get the most out of our social channels.
Having completed a BA degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Salford, George has had the privilege of being trained by some of the best journalists in the country from BBC to ITV to LadBible. Having worked with many online platforms such as Collider, WhatCulture and BRWC, George has joined YouNeek to expand his skillset and hone his passion for content creation.
A photographer for 17 years, Karen is the happy, smiley face behind some of YouNeek’s beautiful photos. Specialising in corporate, commercial and branding work, Karen is based in Leamington Spa but travels all over the country, snapping up an incredible portfolio.
Karen balances her busy photographer life with being a mother of two teenagers, a feat in itself. Karen is the happy and bubbly face always with a camera in one hand and a big cup of tea in the other.
Nick BayntonProduction Assistant
Nick is the all rounder extraordinaire behind YouNeek’s editorial cutting floor. Having studied Media and Creative Industries at the University of Warwick, Nick has honed his skills in writing, directing and producing but quickly found a passion for editing.
During the various lockdowns, Nick refined his editing skills, creating various gaming edits and Star Wars videos. His work with YouNeek and at university has not gone unnoticed as Nick has recently received a scholarship with the Royal Television Society. Having come from drama based background, Nick’s flair for the creative can be seen in all his work.
Jacob FurnellCamera Operator
Jacob is YouNeek’s rising star in the videography world. Having studied media at college, Jacob quickly moved on to a Media Production degree at Birmingham City University. From there, Jacob’s skill at videography quickly caught the attention of YouNeek as well as multiple others.
Having worked with YouNeek for two years, Jacob balances his busy schedule with us whilst also working a Gym Shark. Jacob has a true passion for videography that prevails through his work and is no doubt why he has caught the attention of so many organisations.
Joe HarveyDrone Operator
Joe is YouNeek’s drone operating maverick, taking to the skies to deliver some of the best aerial shots for YouNeek projects. Having started in 2014 as a drone operator, Joe has been in the profession since the profession started.
Having a passion for technology and gadgets, Joe has always had a gift with model planes and drones. It’s not just Joe’s work that attracted YouNeek to him but his love of technology and his passion for drone work and aerial filmmaking. Joe has worked with YouNeek on several projects and his love for tech and production makes each shoot a blast.
Poppy Valentine is one of the most recognisable faces in YouNeek’s arsenal with a cheery smile and infectious personality. Poppy is a presenter, broadcaster and voice-over artist who has worked with several notable organisations including AstraZeneca, Sky and Primal Living.
Poppy always brings the bright energy to a shoot and presents every piece to camera with the kind of enthusiasm that comes with her in depth experience. Her approach is natural, personable, and professional, understanding the importance of reaching out and engaging with the viewers, whilst tailoring her style to every audience.
Matt has worked within the creative industry for over 20 years and has an impressive history of working in some of the industry leading agencies, such as; FCB Inferno and BD Network.
With an strong understanding of branding he brings a creative flair to his animation solutions, whilst remaining mindful of a clients brand values and guidelines.
Ana grew up in Brazil – after completing her degree in Journalism she travelled to England at the age of 21 to learn English and experience a different culture.
First starting in London doing professional journalism and street photography, and now, 20 years on, based in Warwickshire, offering photography for brands and people with soul, who want to tell their visual story in a unique and engaging way.