John Ritchie

Chief Creative Officer

With 25 years of experience in all genres of television production, John oversees the creative management of all Force Four projects.

John began his television career creating broadcast documentaries, before becoming an Executive Producer. His production credits include co-creating a broad range of unscripted television series and the Canadian versions of numerous format productions.  In the scripted genre, John has produced and executive produced two series and five television movies.

John has a Bachelor of Education from U.B.C. and a Media Diploma from Capilano University.  He is on the BCIT Broadcast Television Program Advisory Board and a member of the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television.

Gillian Lowrey

Chief Operating Officer

Gillian is a partner at Force Four Entertainment and oversees the financing and business affairs of all the company’s projects in development and production. She works with funding agencies, broadcasters, distributors and government agencies to finance projects and ensure the financial success of the company. Gillian has a double major in Psychology and History from Simon Fraser University.