Joining BGM in June, 2021 as Director of Content, Andrea is an integral part of the development team as well as the content lead for current productions. Prior to joining BGM, Andrea was a Production Executive at Corus Entertainment where she oversaw the development and production of original series on HGTV Canada, Food Network Canada, and Slice. She has shepherded top-rated series such as Canada’s Handyman Challenge, Holmes and Holmes, as well as a roster of Corus Studios hits that are sold around the world: Backyard Builds, Scott’s Vacation House Rules, Big Food Bucket List, Junior Chef Showdown, Family Home Overhaul, and Cheese: A Love Story. Prior to becoming a media executive, Andrea developed her sharp storytelling and production expertise as a show runner, director, and writer on a wide range of award-winning kids’ and lifestyle series for HGTV Canada, Slice, YTV, CBC, and W Network.
Andrea has incredible instincts for identifying talent in-front of and behind the camera. She actively recruits and champions promising talent and helps pave a path for their success. Andrea’s positive spirit, faith in strong partnerships, and limitless passion are what characterize her best.