Team

Our top team brings to the table a wealth of combined experience in television ranging from cinematography to writing, production, finance, editing, animation and beyond.

Who we are

  • Mark Miller

    CEO

    Mark loves adventure and loves to ask questions. How does that work? Why can’t we try this? He has worked as a cameraman on Mt.Everest, flown airplanes since he was nine years old, and a few years ago managed to get his DNA on Mars. He started his television career more than 30 years ago. His passion is; “story”. When not making great TV, he is at home composing music. Mark has had dozens of pieces published and used for TV themes.

    Mark on IMDB

  • Blair Reekie

    President

    Blair began his television career in 1988 as a staff writer/producer. Since then he has produced countless hours of programming including MOW’s, documentaries, and reality series. Blair’s background in television movies and long format drama, as well as lifestyle programming gives him a breadth of experience unique in Canada.

    Blair on IMDB

  • Paul Lewis

    President

    Paul is an executive with more than three decades of broadcasting and production experience. He’s created, developed and commissioned some of the world’s most successful factual television and digital content, including the launch of the world’s first daily science program Daily Planet. He was at the helm during Discovery Canada’s most significant period of expansion and growth leading it to become the most watched factual channel in the country. He now runs the GPM Toronto office.

    Paul on IMDB

  • Kelly McClughan

    Vice President Production

    Kelly’s passion for exploration and story-telling has led her to some of the most intriguing places on earth.  As a producer, director, writer and show runner, she has filmed in challenging circumstances and locations – including several months circumnavigating the globe aboard a tall ship.  Her work has chiefly involved documentary, factual series and lifestyle programming.  Before embarking on an independent career, Kelly was a news and current affairs journalist for Canada’s public broadcaster, CBC.

    Kelly on IMDB

  • David Way

    Vice President Development

    David has 20+ years experience in factual programming with numerous organizations including Fusion Television, Life Network and Discovery Health Channel.

  • Neil Thomas

    Senior Writer

    Neil lives to tell visual stories. From the super secret hangars of America’s ‘X-planes’ to the ‘Highway Thru Hell’, Neil has been discovering unforgettable characters and making compelling, smart television for more than 25 years.

    Neil on IMDB

  • Kevin Mills

    Senior Editor

    Kevin’s television career start in 1987. Before becoming one of North America’s top editors, he worked as a writer, journalist, and cameraman. Kevin’s skill and unique passion for perfection makes him a key member of our creative team.

    Kevin on IMDB

  • Tony Chung

    Director of Finance

    Tony is the Director of Finance for Great Pacific Media and is responsible for the company’s accounting, finance and tax functions.  Tony obtained his CPA designation while working for Wolrige Mahon LLP, one of the largest independent accounting firms in Metro Vancouver.  Tony joined Great Pacific Media in 2015, bringing to the company his decade of industry and corporate accounting experience.

    Tony on IMDB

  • Jason Mullen

    Operations Manager

    Jason Mullen is GPM’s Operations Manager and is in charge of all things technical.  Jason has 18 years of post production experience and is a certified Avid technician.  He has done it all in post from assistant editor to online editing to running a VTR room.  Jason first started his career in Toronto as an in-house assistant editor / Avid technician at Theatre D digital.  He has now called Vancouver home since 2005.

    Jason on IMDB

  • Ruth de la Giroday

    Office Manager

    Ruth is the first person you will meet walking into Great Pacific Media.  She is a photographer, is fantastic with people, and on the days she isn’t working, can be found in the great outdoors as far away from cell reception as possible.  Ruth comes from an extensive sales background and is an integral part of the day to day operations for the company.