With a professional journey that is as vibrant and multicultural as his skills, Joseph Newnham is a formidable force in media and business development within the Small to Medium-enterprise landscape. Fluent in English and Arabic, he has navigated the confluence of cultures with remarkable finesse for over 35 years. He has lived in the Middle East for more than three decades and has integrated his Western upbringing with Middle Eastern traditions – making him a bridge between diverse business and social paradigms.
In the realm of media, Joseph carved a niche for himself as a charismatic Sports Presenter at Al Kass, a position that allowed him to merge his passion for sports with his gift for communication. Not one to limit himself, he effortlessly transitioned to his role in Trinity Talent Qatar as lead Entertainment Booker and Business Development guru, combining hawk-eye attention to detail with an innate knack for ‘connecting the dots’.
Resourcefulness is a term that many use loosely, but for Joseph, it’s a way of life. His adaptability and skill set were vividly demonstrated when he took on the colossal task of managing FIFA-licensed products during the 2022 World Cup. Juggling between quality control, merchandising, and customer service, Joseph helped lead a smooth operation that managed several stores across the country all the while managing over 1,000 event staffers across dozens of venues.
As the Business Development Lead for Trinity Talent – he continues to be a catalyst for meaningful business ventures and fruitful client/talent partnerships and his background offers a unique blend of media expertise, business acumen, and cultural dexterity.