MARK W. JOHNSTON
Mark W. Johnston is more than a seasoned Executive Producer, Writer, and Director – he’s a dynamic industry force who believes in the transformative power of television to entertain, inspire, and connect us all. Mark holds a long track record of transforming raw talent into TV stardom – including HGTV’s Celebrity Designer Candice Olson and Food Network’s Celebrity Chef Christine Cushing.
At the heart of Mark’s success is his ability to assemble world-class teams that are not only exceptionally skilled but also a joy to work with. This knack for team building was instrumental in his role as the Founder and CEO of Fusion Television, recognized as one of the ‘Global Top 100’ production companies for unscripted television under his leadership. While at Fusion, he oversaw the creation of dozens of of high-quality series, captivating audiences all over the world.
His early career as a National TV News Reporter and Alliance Atlantis Broadcast Executive, coupled with his tenure as Founder and President at Eelay Media Inc, has fostered a deep respect for the craft and a belief in content with a higher purpose. Mark is now setting the stage for RiverRock Film’s next chapter of success RiverRock Real.