Isle of Man Media Adds World-Class Experience to Advisory Board

29 July 2019

Isle of Media, the national development agency for the Isle of Man’s thriving digital, content and media technology cluster is adding leading media professional, Ellen Windemuth to its Advisory Panel.

Ellen Windemuth, is the CEO of Off the Fence which she founded in 1994 and is now part of the German ZDF Enterprises Group. Off the Fence has acquired, produced and co-produced over 6,000 hours of content, winning more than 100 prestigious awards along the way.

Ellen, a seasoned Executive Producer and Distributor has produced over 500 hours to date herself and is Chair of the Jackson Hole Film Festival Board, as well as being actively involved in conservation and land development. Her experience in factual entertainment programming is extensive in both production and distribution.

Ellen was recently presented with the prestigious Wildscreen’s Christopher Parson’s Outstanding Achievement Awards 2018.

She has three children and a great passion for the outdoors. 

Michael Wilson, CEO of Isle of Media said,

"Growing the Advisory Panel is important for Isle of Media as it shows the depth of knowledge and experience the organisation can call on. The Panel review our strategy and their global network allows the business to develop contacts and attract businesses from across the world.

We are delighted that Ellen is joining the Panel. As a frequent visitor to the Isle of Man, she is fully aware of the many business and lifestyle benefits media companies can take advantage of, when basing their businesses here.

We appreciate the time that all our advisors give, and the benefit this brings to the Isle of Man economy and the media cluster we are building."