EXECUTIVES

ANDREW BARNSLEY  CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER  Andrew Barnsley is a Toronto and Los Angeles based Executive Producer of film and television. He is an Emmy nominated (Outstanding Comedy Series) and two-time Canadian Screen Award winner (Executive Producer, Best Comedy Series). Barnsley is currently the Executive Producer on CTV/Bell Media’s 6 x ½ hour comedy series Jann starring Jann Arden, CBC’s 80 x ½ hour series Schitt’s Creek starring Eugene Levy and Catherine O’Hara, Family Channel's 15 x ½ hour tween series Up In The Air. His 2019 development and production slate includes series with CTV/Bell Media, CBC and Family Channel. He has served previously as the Executive Producer on CTV’s 26 x 1/2 hour sitcom Spun Out starring Dave Foley, the TMN/Movie Central documentary series Sports On Fire and the HBO Canada documentary feature Spirit Unforgettable (2016). Since 2001, Barnsley has produced content across multiple genres and formats including comedy, animation, puppetry, live-action, children’s, documentary and multiple live concert specials.  Andrew currently serves Executive Producer in Residence at Toronto Film School. He is a member of the CMPA and holds an MA in Communications and Culture from Ryerson and York Universities, a BAA from Ryerson University’s Radio and Television Arts Program and a BEd from St. Thomas University in Fredericton, New Brunswick.    abarnsley@project10.ca

ANDREW BARNSLEY
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Andrew Barnsley is a Toronto and Los Angeles based Executive Producer of film and television. He is an Emmy nominated (Outstanding Comedy Series) and two-time Canadian Screen Award winner (Executive Producer, Best Comedy Series). Barnsley is currently the Executive Producer on CTV/Bell Media’s 6 x ½ hour comedy series Jann starring Jann Arden, CBC’s 80 x ½ hour series Schitt’s Creek starring Eugene Levy and Catherine O’Hara, Family Channel's 15 x ½ hour tween series Up In The Air. His 2019 development and production slate includes series with CTV/Bell Media, CBC and Family Channel. He has served previously as the Executive Producer on CTV’s 26 x 1/2 hour sitcom Spun Out starring Dave Foley, the TMN/Movie Central documentary series Sports On Fire and the HBO Canada documentary feature Spirit Unforgettable (2016). Since 2001, Barnsley has produced content across multiple genres and formats including comedy, animation, puppetry, live-action, children’s, documentary and multiple live concert specials.

Andrew currently serves Executive Producer in Residence at Toronto Film School. He is a member of the CMPA and holds an MA in Communications and Culture from Ryerson and York Universities, a BAA from Ryerson University’s Radio and Television Arts Program and a BEd from St. Thomas University in Fredericton, New Brunswick.

abarnsley@project10.ca

BEN MURRAY  PRESIDENT – PROJECT 10 CANADA  Based in Toronto, Ben Murray is a twenty year veteran of the Canadian film and television industry. He has served previously as a programmer at the Toronto International Film Festival, Director of Business Affairs & Development at Serendipity Point Films and as Director of Business Development at Halfire Entertainment. During his time at Halfire, he was as a Producer of the ½ hour comedy, Working the Engels (2014) for Shaw and NBC. He was an Executive Producer of the multiple award-winning documentary Spirit Unforgettable (2016), currently airing on HBO Canada. He is an Executive Producer of the ½ hour comedy, Jann (2019) co-created by and starring multiple Juno Award winner, Jann Arden for CTV/Bell Media. He will also serve as an Executive Producer on the upcoming 15 x ½ hour tween series Up In The Air (2020) for Family Channel and CBBC. Ben leverages his considerable experience and strong relationships within the industry in overseeing Project 10’s Canadian development and production slate and in managing all business and operational matters related to the Canadian wing of the company. He is a graduate of the Cinema Studies program at the University of Toronto.    bmurray@project10.ca

BEN MURRAY
PRESIDENT – PROJECT 10 CANADA

Based in Toronto, Ben Murray is a twenty year veteran of the Canadian film and television industry. He has served previously as a programmer at the Toronto International Film Festival, Director of Business Affairs & Development at Serendipity Point Films and as Director of Business Development at Halfire Entertainment. During his time at Halfire, he was as a Producer of the ½ hour comedy, Working the Engels (2014) for Shaw and NBC. He was an Executive Producer of the multiple award-winning documentary Spirit Unforgettable (2016), currently airing on HBO Canada. He is an Executive Producer of the ½ hour comedy, Jann (2019) co-created by and starring multiple Juno Award winner, Jann Arden for CTV/Bell Media. He will also serve as an Executive Producer on the upcoming 15 x ½ hour tween series Up In The Air (2020) for Family Channel and CBBC. Ben leverages his considerable experience and strong relationships within the industry in overseeing Project 10’s Canadian development and production slate and in managing all business and operational matters related to the Canadian wing of the company. He is a graduate of the Cinema Studies program at the University of Toronto.

bmurray@project10.ca

ANDREW MONCRIEF  VP, DEVELOPMENT & PRODUCTION – PROJECT 10 U.S.  Based in Los Angeles, Andrew began his career at Morgan Creek Productions where he served as studio executive for all features including All Eyez On Me(2017). While there, Andrew started their TV department by exploiting MCP’s library titles, successfully packaging and developing The Exorcist and Major League as television series. He comes to us from Doug Ellin’s Halyard Park Productions after overseeing their development deal and selling projects to broadcast, cable and digital. His sharp eye and relationships with writers will bolster Project 10’s US development & production slate.    amoncrief@project10.ca

ANDREW MONCRIEF
VP, DEVELOPMENT & PRODUCTION – PROJECT 10 U.S.

Based in Los Angeles, Andrew began his career at Morgan Creek Productions where he served as studio executive for all features including All Eyez On Me(2017). While there, Andrew started their TV department by exploiting MCP’s library titles, successfully packaging and developing The Exorcist and Major League as television series. He comes to us from Doug Ellin’s Halyard Park Productions after overseeing their development deal and selling projects to broadcast, cable and digital. His sharp eye and relationships with writers will bolster Project 10’s US development & production slate.

amoncrief@project10.ca

 
 

DEVELOPMENT TEAM

SHELBY BRONSTINE  DEVELOPMENT & OFFICE COORDINATOR  A graduate from Toronto Film School, Shelby developed her strengths for production coordination and organization in the VFX world, working previously as the Prep Comp Coordinator at Legend3D. Shelby worked closely with artists and senior production in order to complete VFX elements on multiple feature films including  Ben-Hur ,  Passengers  and  Resident Evil 6 . Switching gears, Shelby got the opportunity to learn the animation process as a Production Coordinator with Spin Master, working on seasons one and two of the successful kids series,  Rusty Rivets . After one year of production, Shelby jumped at the chance to move into the development department as the Coordinator working on multiple series’ in various stages of development. Shelby is thrilled to bring her passion for television and experience in both production and development to Project 10.   sbronstine@project10.ca

SHELBY BRONSTINE
DEVELOPMENT & OFFICE COORDINATOR

A graduate from Toronto Film School, Shelby developed her strengths for production coordination and organization in the VFX world, working previously as the Prep Comp Coordinator at Legend3D. Shelby worked closely with artists and senior production in order to complete VFX elements on multiple feature films including Ben-Hur, Passengers and Resident Evil 6. Switching gears, Shelby got the opportunity to learn the animation process as a Production Coordinator with Spin Master, working on seasons one and two of the successful kids series, Rusty Rivets. After one year of production, Shelby jumped at the chance to move into the development department as the Coordinator working on multiple series’ in various stages of development. Shelby is thrilled to bring her passion for television and experience in both production and development to Project 10.

sbronstine@project10.ca

JESSICA STEIN  DEVELOPMENT & MARKETING COORDINATOR  Jess started her career at MTV Canada where she wrote, filmed, edited and animated bumpers for TV shows including  The Jersey Shore After Show  and  1 girl 5 gays . She then moved to Production Coordinating at Blue Ant Media and Zoomer Media, helping to manage teams and shepherd projects through development, pre- and post-production. Since 2015 she has been a member of the Directors Guild of Canada, having worked as an Assistant Art Director on productions including  Suicide Squad ,  Flatliners ,  Orphan Black ,  Fahrenheit 451 ,  Titans ,  The Baroness Von Sketch Show  and  Mrs. America , and as a Script Coordinator on  People of Earth.  Her extensive experience on Canadian and US productions, from both technical and creative vantage points, makes her an asset to Project 10’s continued growth.   jstein@project10.ca

JESSICA STEIN
DEVELOPMENT & MARKETING COORDINATOR

Jess started her career at MTV Canada where she wrote, filmed, edited and animated bumpers for TV shows including The Jersey Shore After Show and 1 girl 5 gays. She then moved to Production Coordinating at Blue Ant Media and Zoomer Media, helping to manage teams and shepherd projects through development, pre- and post-production. Since 2015 she has been a member of the Directors Guild of Canada, having worked as an Assistant Art Director on productions including Suicide Squad, Flatliners, Orphan Black, Fahrenheit 451, Titans, The Baroness Von Sketch Show and Mrs. America, and as a Script Coordinator on People of Earth. Her extensive experience on Canadian and US productions, from both technical and creative vantage points, makes her an asset to Project 10’s continued growth.

jstein@project10.ca

 

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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

VERNON WELLS   After a 13-year career in MLB as the face of the franchise of the Blue Jays in Toronto, as well as time with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, and the New York Yankees, Vernon Wells brings his incredible relationships, rolodex and creative sensibilities to Project 10 Productions. Having spent most of his life on the field, and in front of a lens Vernon has unique and invaluable experience working with and for some of the biggest brands in the world. His experience and interest in entrepreneurship have resulted in the founding of JayChris Management and his investment, and partnerships with a growing portfolio of companies, including P10.

VERNON WELLS

After a 13-year career in MLB as the face of the franchise of the Blue Jays in Toronto, as well as time with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, and the New York Yankees, Vernon Wells brings his incredible relationships, rolodex and creative sensibilities to Project 10 Productions. Having spent most of his life on the field, and in front of a lens Vernon has unique and invaluable experience working with and for some of the biggest brands in the world. His experience and interest in entrepreneurship have resulted in the founding of JayChris Management and his investment, and partnerships with a growing portfolio of companies, including P10.

BRANDON DAVIS   Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Brandon is the Managing Partner for Vernon Well's Private Equity Firm, JayChris Management. Brandon's extensive background in investment management and corporate strategy has been integral in the growth of Project 10, as we continue to plan for the future of our business, and navigate the entertainment industry. Brandon serves an acting director for both the US and Canadian Operations of P10, while also spending his time operating several other investments and businesses in the JayChris Management portfolio.

BRANDON DAVIS

Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Brandon is the Managing Partner for Vernon Well's Private Equity Firm, JayChris Management. Brandon's extensive background in investment management and corporate strategy has been integral in the growth of Project 10, as we continue to plan for the future of our business, and navigate the entertainment industry. Brandon serves an acting director for both the US and Canadian Operations of P10, while also spending his time operating several other investments and businesses in the JayChris Management portfolio.

 
 

AWARDS

CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS     2016 NOMINEE    Best Sports Program or Series  Sports on Fire  Best Picture Editing in a Factual Program or Series  Tony Kent, Sports on Fire  Best Performance by an Actor in a Comedy Series  Dave Foley, Spun Out   2015 NOMINEE    Best Comedy Series  Spun Out  Best Actor in a Comedy Series  Dave Foley, Spun Out  Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series  Marty Adams, Spun Out  Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series  Lauren Ash, Spun Out

CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS

2016 NOMINEE

Best Sports Program or Series
Sports on Fire
Best Picture Editing in a Factual Program or Series
Tony Kent, Sports on Fire
Best Performance by an Actor in a Comedy Series
Dave Foley, Spun Out

2015 NOMINEE

Best Comedy Series
Spun Out
Best Actor in a Comedy Series
Dave Foley, Spun Out
Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Marty Adams, Spun Out
Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Lauren Ash, Spun Out

DIRECTORS GUILD OF CANADA AWARD     2015 NOMINEE    Best Television Series — Comedy  Spun Out   2014 NOMINEE    Best Television Series — Comedy  Spun Out

DIRECTORS GUILD OF CANADA AWARD

2015 NOMINEE

Best Television Series — Comedy
Spun Out

2014 NOMINEE

Best Television Series — Comedy
Spun Out

BANFF ROCKIE AWARD     2015 NOMINEE    Best History/Biography Documentary  Sports on Fire   2017 NOMINEE    Best Music, Performance, Arts & Variety Program   Spirit Unforgettable

BANFF ROCKIE AWARD

2015 NOMINEE

Best History/Biography Documentary
Sports on Fire

2017 NOMINEE

Best Music, Performance, Arts & Variety Program
Spirit Unforgettable