Please leave your shoes at the door and board one of our state of the art robots who will piggy back you around the complex. If you’re more primal, you can walk through our 10,000 sq ft state of the art facility. Check with the robot at the door for tour hours…which are pretty much ALWAYS (for you).
With the capacity to accommodate 100+ staff, our studio space is bright, inviting, and oozes the creativity of its inhabitants. Except for Bart. Bart is horribly boring.
A face to a name. BIG JUMP wouldn’t be where it is today without these do’ers, daydreamers and uber keeners.
Rick oversees marketing and business development at BIG JUMP. As Executive Producer, he has helmed the delivery of more than 200 hours of proprietary content.
Cory MorrisonEVP Development
As a Director, Animator, Designer and Story Artist. Cory plays an integral part in defining content, pre-school to prime time. Co-Creator of BIG JUMP’s original series, SHUTTERBUGS, Cory is in constant search of the next BIG idea.
Rod AmadorEVP Production
Rod’s unique combination of creativity and technical expertise has defined BIG JUMP’s state of the art production pipeline and tables the highest quality while maintaining schedule and budget.
Karen SwerdfegerDirector of Development
Having worked in content and talent development for almost a decade, Karen truly enjoys bringing ideas to life. With tons of experience in treatment creation, story editing and script writing, Karen thinks great concepts can come from anywhere and anyone.
Michelle JackmanOffice and Production Administrator
With extensive industry administrative experience, Michelle has helped steer various animated series to fruition with the likes of TVO, Disney Junior, and CBC.
Ram’s knowledge of Canada’s Federal and Provincial tax credits and funding incentives are respected by major lending facilities and government agencies across Canada. His detailed insight is conducive to any financing model.
Shannan ThomsonSenior Producer
Focused and results oriented, Shannan capitalizes on more than fifteen years of experience in both live action and animation. Her production insight and client relationships are invaluable, providing comfort and confidence.
Mark EdwardsGeneral Council
Mark is an experienced entertainment lawyer. However, his background as a producer of animation, advergames and interactive web series combined with his business prowess makes Mark’s contribution to BIG JUMP… highly unique!
Talent comes from all places and in all shapes, and sizes. And we invite everyone’s unique perspectives to join our ever growing team of innovators and imaginators.
Andres OlmosAnimation Supervisor
Armando NavarroLayout Supervisor / Designer
Azalia LiuAnimation Director
Claire McGeeLayout Supervisor/ Designer
Jenn MyersAsset Manager
Jim CharalampidisColour Background Supervisor / Designer
Matt LittleAnimation Director
Michael ComptonAssembly Supervisor
Mike LevereAnimation Supervisor
Ron SpoonerTechnical Director
Ryan BarringerFX Supervisor
Serena FordAnimation Supervisor
Steven DoneganiComposite Supervisor
Partners & Clients
BIG JUMP‘s diverse team provides a collective understanding and insight into the challenges faced by our clients and partners in realizing their projects across multiple platforms and media.
OK. So you’re more of a watcher than a reader. Mad respect for that. Sound up, eyes open, laugh as often as you need.