Pamela is a Toronto-based freelance Line Producer and Production Manager. Pamela attended University of Waterloo studying English and Psychology, as well she attended Fanshawe’s Television Broadcasting Program.
Pamela started her career working with advertising agencies starting as a coordinator and quickly moving up to agency producer. After winning numerous awards she was head hunted to work with other agencies including Grey Worldwide, FCB and Cossette. Her agency work lead to an opportunity to move to Los Angeles to work on the new hit show “The OC” shot in Malibu. Pamela worked with the Director as an assistant for one season. Pamela was then convinced to come on board to work on an LA Feature in the Cayman Islands for 2 years as an Assistant Producer.
On returning to Toronto Pamela partnered up with DP Vinit Borrison who is now her husband. With Nick Sorbara, Pamela and Vinit started the Toronto-based production company Magnet Film & Digital. After purchasing the first two Red One Cameras in Toronto the business took off and Redlab Digital was created. Redlab is now the number one company in Toronto for post-production & VFX - and soon sound.
Pamela was also one of the first females DIT’s in IATSE 667. She has worked side by side on features with DP David Klein who works notoriously for Kevin Smith and as well True Blood and Homeland, Kees Van Oostrum the President of ASC, Civic War Director Ron Maxwell and 8 time Emmy Award Winning Director/DP Scott Duncan.
Pamela is currently working on Television Development, Commercial Production as well as Television Production. Pamela has partnered up with Writer/Director Alison Honey Woods and they are pleased to announce the opening of their Toronto Based Production Company Park Bench Films.