Julie Bristow is President & CEO of Bristow Global Media Inc. (BGM), a specialized content production company founded by Julie in 2013. Based in Toronto, BGM produces multi-platform content across genres such as scripted, lifestyle, documentary and sports. Recent BGM productions include Canada: The Story of Us, a 10-part historical docudrama series based on the successful global format and 100 Days to Victory, a 2-part special marking the 100th anniversary of the end of WW1.
Prior to founding BGM, Julie enjoyed a 20-year career at CBC Television, where she had a creative hand in developing and revitalizing CBC’s digital platform, news programming, Olympic coverage and more. She held several positions during this time, including Executive Director of Studio & Unscripted Content at CBC Television where she helped produce some of the company’s most successful and original programming including Dragons’ Den and George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight.