Jessica Vander Kooij
Broadcasting – Television and Video Production, 2002
Executive Producer, Series Producer: Property Brothers, Cineflix Media
From humble beginnings as a new television and video production graduate in 2002, Jessica Vander Kooij has advanced from assistant roles to now overseeing all aspects of on-site logistics as an Emmy-nominated executive producer for one of HGTV’s most popular series. Early in her career, she thrived on the urgency and spontaneity of live news with Breakfast Television and CityNews in Toronto and Vancouver. Since returning to Ontario in 2008, her drive and incredible talent have landed her increasingly prominent industry roles. She has worked on the Junos, Slice Network’s Wedding SOS, and now leads production for the award-winning series, Property Brothers.