Electric Monk Media tells stories through any means necessary, but most often through film, games, and apps or combinations thereof. Our in-house team of creative, technical and business professionals produce and market our work for quality control and efficiency. We are indie developers with an eclectic skill set and a long-term focus.
As such, Electric Monk Media works well with others. We develop apps or games that leverage VR and AR technologies to offer engaging and immersive experiences for select clients. We thrive when faced with technical challenges that require creative solutions. At Electric Monk Media, we are purveyors of brilliant content born out of hard work and discipline.
MICHAEL SANDERS Michael co-founded Electric Monk Media in 2013 and oversees film and interactive media production of creative and commercial work that spans web, mobile, VR and AR. His film credits include director, editor, producer and cinematographer.
Michael’s formal education includes a Bachelor’s of Applied Business and Entrepreneurship from Mount Royal University. He is a long-serving member of the board of Theatre by the River.
DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS AFFAIRS
John co-founded Electric Monk Media in 2013 and is responsible for business affairs including financial management and reporting, client and funder relations, accounting and tax. His film credits include writer, producer, and production manager.
John is a graduate of the Asper School of Business with majors in finance and marketing. He later earned a degree in English literature from the University of Manitoba, and has published books of poetry, nonfiction, and graphic novels. John has served on the boards of Fish FuturesInc. and The Winnipeg Review, and is a past-president of the Manitoba Writers’Guild.
John started his career with The North West Company and over eight years progressed from market research to financial analyst to property manager. He was self-employed as a business consultant for many years, with expertise in business valuations and acquisitions, commercial leasing, and start-ups.
Lead 3D Artist