Denise Mahoney is a broadcast journalist with 20 years’ experience in BBC news and current affairs.
Oxford Graduate and BBC graduate trainee, Denise’s career has spanned television and radio for working as a consumer affairs, business and health correspondent for the BBC’s 6 O’clock news, producer on Panorama, presenter on Watchdog, producer BBC Radio Four’s ‘World at One’ and news presenter on BBC Radio 5 Live. With a passion for news and an understanding of working both in front of and behind the camera, Denise’s skill is getting to the heart of a story having spent many years writing and editing to deadline.
Part of the team of Firework’s media trainers, Denise is an accomplished interviewer, handling confrontational interviews with some of the UK’s biggest brands. Denise helps clients with their interview technique through tailored training and interview role-play. Her particular specialism is preparing clients for handling crises.