Dylan Huws was one of the founders of Cwmni Da in 1997 and boasts over 20 years experience as a producer and director. He now combines his work as Executive Producer with Managing Director duties. During his career, Dylan has been responsible for some of S4C’s most popular and memorable series, such as ‘Sioe Gelf’, ‘Celfagati’, ‘Ofn!’, ‘Cnex’ and ‘Ras Yr Wyddfa’. His productions have won several Bafta Cymru and Celtic Media awards, and have been nominated for Bafta UK and RTS prizes. Dylan’s remit includes children’s, entertainment and drama programmes. Comedy is very close to his heart, and credits include ‘Sioe Tudur Owen’. Recently he has been Executive Producer for the comedy series ‘Dim Byd’ and ‘Run Sbit’.
Ifor ap Glyn has over 20 years experience as a producer. His main fields are documentary and history. Ifor has recently worked as Executive Producer on a number of popular S4C series such as ‘Bywyd y Fet’, ‘Garddio a Mwy’, and ‘Pobl Y Rhondda’. He has produced, directed, and presented programmes for S4C, BBC Wales, BBC 4, and TG4. His productions have received high recognition, including a Grierson Documentary nomination, several BAFTA Cymru Awards, including the special ‘Gwyn Alf Williams Award’ – twice. Ifor is also well known as a poet, winning the National Eisteddfod crown in 1999 and 2013. He was the National Children’s Poet in 2008-09, and was recently appointed National Poet of Wales in 2016. Ifor was also one of the founders of Cwmni Da in 1997.
Neville Hughes is responsible for developing and works as Executive Producer of the factual entertainment department of Cwmni Da, whilst also developing network productions and international formats. He is always looking for original new ideas and has been successful in developing returning series such as ‘Fferm Ffactor’, ‘Ar y Dibyn’, and ‘Becws’. With almost 25 years of experience in the industry he has wide experience of production in several genres including drama, children’s, entertainment and factual. His productions have received many nominations and awards in the Celtic Media Festival, Bafta Cymru, Kidscreen New York, and Bafta Kids UK. Neville specialises in co-working with external partners, be they independent companies, individuals, distributors or broadcasters. Neville Hughes was one of Cwmni Da’s directors for over 17 years.