Graham Budd is an award-winning executive producer and showrunner focused on innovative applications of technology and storytelling. He is a catalyst specializing in bringing together entertainment and advertising clients, partners, artists, and emerging technology to create groundbreaking integrated experiences and products. His work has been recognized by the Webby’s, SXSW, One Show, ADCC’s, FITC, Banff Rockies, and the Digi Awards.
Graham’s diverse background spans entertainment, advertising, sponsorship, video production, branded content and digital media distribution. Showrunning credits include “Unclimbed” (Discovery) and “Living with Jaguars” (VICE). He is a Board Advisor for Nabs Canada, a Judge at the One Show & Digi Awards, and has been a featured speaker at Elevate, Banff World Media Festival, DX3, Launchpad Summit, York University, and the Canadian Film Centre.
In the past, Graham has held senior posts at leading digital companies including Partner at Array of Stars, Executive Producer at Jam3, Director of Business Development at Secret Location, and Director of Branded Content at Cue Digital Media.
Some of the brands and clients he has worked with include: MasterCard, VISA, Verizon, Google, Samsung, Corus, CBC, IFC, Astral, DHX, NFB, Discovery Channel, Muscle Milk, Stanfield’s, S3, Sport Chek, UFC, Funny or Die, College Humor, Heavy, TMZ, Bud Light, Heineken, Infiniti, Audi, Acura, Honda & Honda Motorcycle, Pfaff, Jeep, Toyota, Kia, Rogers Wireless, KitchenAid, Church & Dwight, Trojan, Arm & Hammer, and Novartis Animal Health.
Some of the major entertainment properties he has worked on include: Vikings, Portlandia, Blacklist: Redemption, Wild Canada (The Nature of Things), Big Brother Canada, Satisfaction, Blood, Sweat & Tools, and Paul Gross’s film Hyena Road (2015).