Chief Executive Officer & Executive Producer
Jamie has been proud to see Frantic become one of Canada’s leading
production companies. The first program he created and produced was alsothe first “living-history” program in North America, and the Quest series went on to critical acclaim and set many ratings records. Since then he has created/ co-created over a dozen series and is responsible for hundreds of hours of production including TV series, MOWs, mini-series, feature films, lifestyle,variety and documentary programs. His most important skill is surrounding himself with the creative professionals needed to make every program something to be proud of.
Jamie was the first recipient of the Lions Gate Innovative Producer Award,
was one of Canada’s Top 40 Under 40, received the I.H. Asper Broadcast
Entrepreneur of the Future Award, was nominated as the New Media
Visionary at the Canadian New Media Awards and was named the CMPA’s
Entrepreneur of the Year. Among his many creative awards are Gemini, Banff
Rockie, Canada Screen, Golden Sheaf and Accolade awards. He was the
Chair of the Board of the CMPA and has also acted Chair of Canada’s
National Screen Institute. He currently sits on the Boards of the Manitoba
Business Council, Cancer Care Manitoba and Assiniboine Park Conservancy
and is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada.