Media One Spotlight: Wendy

    Who: Wendy Polowin

    Title: Producer

    Department: Production


    Q: What do you enjoy most about working in production?

    A: I love that each project tells a story. I really enjoy being a part of the creative process of bringing ideas to life, from the concept to the realization. 


    Q: What is your past industry experience?

    A: I have experience in national and international genres including documentaries, docu-drama and lifestyle/factual programming. I have produced, written and directed television for various broadcasters such as Netflix, HGTV, Discovery, BBC and CBC. I have also entertained and connected audiences to digital and TV advertising, integrated brand campaigns and music videos. 


    Q: What do you like most about being a part of the creative world?

    A: Learning, discovering and being exposed to new ideas, thoughts and creative visions. I like being able to see the world through people’s different points of view, their vast experiences and varying interpretations. I love when you’re in the thick of a project and it’s all coming together, the vision is being executed and it’s coming to life.


    Q: What are some of your favourite hobbies and activities?

    A: Running, skiing and traveling. 


    Q: What is something about you that people might not know about you?

    A: I can whistle really loud. Need a cab’s attention, no problem, I gotcha covered.