Prior to launching Surprise Bag Inc., Frank Saperstein formerly served as Executive Vice President for Tricon Films and Television. While there, he Executive Produced the BAFTA nominated series Counterfeit Cat for Disney XD and Corus. Previously,he was Senior Vice President of Family Television for Entertainment One. Frank serves as an Executive Producer with Yeti Farm and works closely with Ashley in the areas of Business Development, Acquisitions and Distribution.
Partner & CEO
Ashley is thestudio’s fearless leader and works closely with Frank in the areas of businessdevelopment, acquisitions and distribution. Ashley has been a recipient of thePROFIT W100 top 10 Rising Women Entrepreneurs (Canada-wide, 2016), she sits onthe BC Small Business Round-table under the Honorable Minister Bruce Ralston,she was an Okanagan "Women to Watch" (Okanagan-wide, 2015) and a Top40 under 40 (Kelowna, 2015). Ashley is currently also a Mentor for the EM3Sessions with the Women’s Enterprise Center (Canada-wide, 1:1 and TechnologyGroup) and enjoys being a Columnist in the Animation Sector for Accelerate Okanagan.
Partner & Creative Director
Todd heads upthe Flash and 2D talent division and is the creator of the studio's head titleSchnarg. He also takes the lead on talent acquisition and development while continuingto head Yeti Farm’s community initiatives.
Partner & Head of Studio Operations & Development
Prior to becoming a Partner of Yeti Farm, Jay served as a Director onhit titles such as Hasbro’s Rescue Bots, PBS’ Ready Jet Got and SheZow. Jayheads up Studio Operations, Production Pipeline Development, and Creative Development,ensuring everything runs smoothly.
General Manager and Head Producer
Executive Assistant & Studio Culture Coordinator
Post Production Supervisor & Editorial Dept. Manager
Studio & Pipeline Technologist
Partner & Board Chair
Partner & Advisory Board