Founded in 2019, Our Version Media CIC (Community Interest Company) is a social enterprise set up to increase the positive representation of Southampton’s black, diverse and marginalised communities. Through generating stories and equipping community-focused people with the skills needed to get more coverage, Our Version Media is increasing the authentic coverage of some of the city’s most under-represented and mis-represented groups.
Born and raised in Southampton, Our Version Media’s founder Veronica Gordon is a qualified & experienced broadcast journalist and radio presenter and podcast host. She has more than 10 years’ experience across TV news, radio, digital and print, including BBC Radio Solent, ITV News Meridian and Southampton’s Unity 101 Community Radio.
She is determined to share her skills, knowledge and insider tips to ensure all people who call Southampton their home feel included, represented and have the confidence to share their stories and showcase what Southampton has to offer.