CEO / Producer
Bailey Mackey is an award winning New Zealand producer across a wide array of programme genres after starting as a DJ on iwi radio station Radio Ngati Porou (Ruatoria) in 1999. He is of Ngati Porou, Tuhoe and Rongowhakaata lineage and has a strong focus on Maori content programming for broad audiences and has produced shows such as The GC, One Land, With Strings Attached, Saving Gen Y, Kapa Haka Kids, Hip Hop High, Atamira, Beneath the Maori Moon, Mind Your Language, The Kapa, ANZAC Day and the Rise Up Telethon. A fluent speaker of Maori, Mackey also has a strong passion for New Zealand music and is keen to ensure it remains on network free-to-air television. He is the former Head of Sport at Maori Television and GM of Black Inc Media Ltd.