- Executive Producer, Canteen Works, LA, USA
- Executive Jury
Elyse Sara is the Executive Producer at Canteen Works. Recently Managing Director of Chuck Studios LA, a food and beverage focused production and creative shop with offices also in Amsterdam, London and Moscow. Prior to her role at Chuck Studios, Elyse founded Canteen, also a tabletop production company. Elyse has Executive Produced commercials for a variety of brands, including McDonalds, Burger King, Coors Light, Heinz, Coca Cola and Honey Nut Cheerios. Prior to working in the commercial space, Elyse produced long and short form content, including On the Table with Eric Ripert, Hooked Up with Tom Colicchio, and Culinary Beats for CitiBank. Elyse graduated from the School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California. She is also a member of OWNED, a global coalition of women owned companies in the advertising industry. When not on a shoot or prepping for one, you can find Elyse adventuring the great outdoors.