Bristow Global Media Appoints Megan Sanchez-Warner as Executive Producer as Part of U.S. Expansion Plan

Bristow Global Media Appoints Megan Sanchez-Warner as Executive Producer as Part of U.S. Expansion Plan

News, Press Release October 31, 2016

TORONTO, CANADA – October 31, 2016 Leading global content creation company Bristow Global Media Inc. (BGM), is pleased to announce that Megan Sanchez-Warner has joined the company as Executive Producer. She will work closely with the development team on projects for the global market, specifically in the U.S from her New York office and will report to Julie Bristow, President and CEO of BGM.

Megan brings over 15 years of television industry experience to the role, having produced top-rated non-fiction programs in the U.S. and Canada.  From hit docu-soaps to immersive crime documentaries to celebrity series, Megan’s served as executive producer for major networks including W Network, BRAVO, VH1, A&E, MTV, WEtv, TLC, BET and LMN and Logo.

“I’ve had the pleasure of working with Megan on Hockey Wives and she is exceptional story teller,” said Julie Bristow. “She joins our team with deep expertise in developing and producing award-winning non-fiction series. We look forward to building BGM’s global development slate with Megan at the helm.”

Megan has produced The Real Housewives of Atlanta, Hockey Wives, Love & Hip Hop Hollywood, I Dream of NeNe, I’m From Rolling Stone, The A-List New York, Taking Care of Business and Parole Board: Victims Speak for A&E Networks alongside revered criminal justice filmmaker Joe Berlinger, as well as My Life Is a Telenovela for WEtv.

“I’m excited to join this dynamic and committed team at BGM,” said Megan Sanchez-Warner. “I’m looking forward to building the development slate and producing compelling content for our global partners.”

Megan is also an award-winning filmmaker, an educator, a writer, and a public speaker in the area of victim’s advocacy for survivors of violent crime.

About Bristow Global Media Inc. (BGM)

Bristow Global Media Inc. (BGM) is a Toronto-based content creation company, specializing in creating multi-platform content across all genres, including scripted, lifestyle, reality, documentary and sports. The company was launched in 2013 by leading broadcast executive and producer Julie Bristow, whose 20-year career at the CBC included the creation of award-winning entertainment divisions, the launch of national digital media platforms and the stewardship of iconic sports brands. BGM boasts a successful roster of linear and non-linear content, including: NHL Revealed: A Season Like No Other (CBC, NBCSN, Rogers), Pressure Cooker (W Network), Hockey Wives (W Network), Canada: The Story of US (CBC), Canadian Country Music Association’s CCMA Awards (CBC and CMT), Pardon My French (YouTube) and YTV’s daily interstitial brand-driven content.

 

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For more information:

Netta Rondinelli

Bristow Global Media

Netta.Rondinelli@gmail.com

416.303.0599

 


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