CATHERINE WINDER

CEO/EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Catherine is Wind Sun Sky’s CEO/Executive Producer.

She is passionate about finding and collaborating with all sorts of incredible talent, no matter the medium. Leveraging her varied experiences with visionary creators, there is nothing she loves more than to bring together like-minded partners to create global timeless franchises.

She’s had the good fortune to work with iconic visionaries and talent over the years including Robert Kirkman, George Lucas, Chris Meledandri, Bill Hanna, David Maisel, Ralph Bakshi and Peter Chung to name a few, and looks forward to adding to that list!

One of her most notable areas of expertise is the adaptation of IP into other forms of content. Properties include; Robert Kirkman’s Invincible and Super Dinosaur as well as producing/executive producing the global event films, The Angry Birds Movie 1 & 2, based off the hugely successful game.

A daunting yet incredible career challenge, was adapting the Star Wars franchise into animation. Working with George Lucas directly, she built the team, oversaw the development and produced the first animated Star Wars movie and highly rated series, Star Wars: The Clone Wars.

For WSS she is currently adapting several exciting properties including Summoners War (mobile game with 100 million+ players) and My Singing Monster (mobile game with 90+ million players). Catherine also co-authored the industry handbook “Producing Animation” for Focal Press in its third edition. She is a Board Member of the Vancouver Economic Commission (VEC), supporting development of the Western Canada entertainment industry. She is also on the board of the Canadian Media Producers Association (CMPA) and a member of both the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and the Academy of Motion Pictures, Arts and Sciences.