Johanna Eliot

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Johanna is President of Ocean Entertainment and Ocean Digital. She has a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Calgary and is the key strategist for the Ocean group. As an Executive Producer, Johanna oversees all the hiring and budgets and personally guarantees the highest quality for all projects generated by Ocean. She is a member of the Canadian Film and Television Producers Association, the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television and The Canadian Independent Film Caucus. She also sits on the board of the Atlantic Chapter of EO (Entrepreneur Organization) and is a member of IWF (International Women’s Federation).

Ocean Entertainment

Ocean Entertainment has produced award-winning television for over 20 years, with a total of over 400 broadcast hours worldwide. Our shows will take you down hidden paths, to the depths of the sea and to delicious destinations around the globe.

Our team is made up of talented, experienced people both in front of and behind the camera, and our full service-production company oversees everything from show development to production, to post-production.

Ocean’s team are experienced service producers, having created series for Discovery US, Investigation Discovery, and Travel Channel. Our local Nova Scotia crews are hard-working and resourceful; always showcasing the very best our province has to offer.

Our shows have appeared on networks like Discovery, HGTV, Food Network, Cooking Channel, CBC, and AMI-TV, just to name a few. Ocean’s recognitions include six Gemini Awards, two James Beard Awards, and numerous film festival prizes.

Industry Role

  • Producer
  • Executive Producer