Andrew Budziak
Executive Director

Andrew has produced video content in over a dozen countries for a wide range of outlets.  Andrew began his career in sports broadcasting covering events such as NHL playoff hockey, the NBA finals, the Olympics and PanAm Games.  

Andrew left sports broadcasting to join the CBC where he worked as a producer and reporter in Toronto, Winnipeg, Montreal and at the London, England bureau.  In 2012, Andrew joined GlobalMedic, a Toronto-based international disaster relief agency.  Andrew produced content during international relief efforts around the world in countries including the Philippines, Pakistan, India, Bosnia and Japan.  

In 2015, Andrew left GlobalMedic to start 8 String Media.  Over the past 3 years, 8 String Media has produced content for a wide range of clients including the 2017 Invictus Games, The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation, the City of Toronto and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.