Jordan Bortolotti is the EVP of Canada for Studio71. In May 2015, Jordan founded the Canadian operation responsible for scaling the network in Canada, building strategic partnerships and local alliances. The Studio71 Canada team has since forged new partnerships with content creators, launched domestic verticals and brokered groundbreaking deals with tier one brands including Apple, Coca-Cola, McDonald’s, P&G and Canadian Tire.
Prior to Studio 71, Bortolotti served as Director of Digital Solutions at Blue Ant Media. He helped build the company’s award-winning custom content division and led the Digital Solutions team, responsible for growing brand partnerships. During this time, he was best known for monetizing Blue Ant’s newly acquired MCN, Omnia Media. Bortolotti also oversaw major partnerships with agency partners and their clients like Canon, Samsung, Anheuser-Busch, YUM Brands and TD Bank on YouTube.
Before that, Bortolotti helped grow the ANDPOP network that operates the popular Canadian destinations ANDPOP and Chart Attack. As Director of Content, his leadership helped increase traffic by +460% YOY across video and publishing verticals.