Bridget is a well-known executive producer with over 15 years of experience. She specializes in animation, television, and advertising. Bridget began her career soon after graduating from Rhodes University where she earned a degree in drama. Her career started in Johannesburg, South Africa, where she worked as a production manager at Urban Brew Studios. She later joined Ogilvy & Mather where she doubled as a production manager and line producer. At the same firm, she was promoted to serve as a TV producer in 2007.
In 2008, she joined Pollen Creative Media as a partner and managing director. In 2010, Bridget Scarr decided to start her own production company. She co-founded Zero Point Studio, where she served as the head of production and financial production. In 2016, she joined Colibri Studios, in the United Kingdom, where she has served to date. Over the years, Bridget Scarr has overseen the production of creative and technological productions ranging from drama, lifestyle, entertainment, animation and factual entertainment.
For the 15 years that Bridget Scarr has been in television production, she has achieved remarkable milestones. Among them include managing production teams with as many members as 220. Currently, she is working on computerized reality systems to develop her latest programs. She is currently working on a project that might revolutionize the industry. In this project, she will be combining augmented reality with history education. By doing so, she will be able to allow viewers to experience the lives of people who existed long times ago.
An Interview with Ideamensch
During an interview with Ideamensch, Bridget gave details about her career. The idea of Colibri Studios was born at the time when she wanted to make a shift of her career into the development of more creative programming. She wanted a place where ideas could be appreciated and celebrated, and she found that in Colibri Studios. At this studio, she is able to work on exhibition projects, augmented reality, traditional television projects, digital content and virtual reality.
Bridget values meditation as the only way to make her days productive. Meditation keeps her focused and energized to press on her daily activities. According to the celebrated television producer, initial inspiration helps her bring her ideas to life.
Advice to Young Entrepreneurs
As an experienced and successful career woman, Bridget Scarr has some advice for young entrepreneurs. She believes that eliminating fear coupled with believing in yourself, and your gifts are essential steps towards success.
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