Partner & Executive Producer
Prior to launching Surprise Bag Inc., Frank Saperstein formerly served as Executive Vice President for Tricon Films and Television where he Executive Produced, BAFTA nominated, 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 Distribtion.
Partner & CEO
Ashley works closely with Frank in the areas of business development, strategy and acquisitions and is the studio's fearless leader. In addition to leading the studio, Ashley has been a recipient of the PROFIT W100 top 10 Rising Women Entrepreneurs (Canada-wide, 2016), she is a Director, on the BC Small Business Round-table under the Honorable Minister Bruce Ralston, she was an Okanagan "Women to Watch" (Okanagan-wide, 2015) and a Top 40 Under 40 (Kelowna, 2015). Ashley is currently also a Mentor for the EM3 Sessions with the Women’s Enterprise Center (Canada-wide, 1:1 and Technology Group) and enjoys being a Columnist, Animation Sector, for Accelerate Okanagan.
Partner & Creative Director
Todd heads up the Flash and 2D talent division and is the creator of the studio's head title Schnarg. He also takes the lead on talent acquisition and development as well as talent development community initiatives.
Partner & Head of Studio Operations & Development
Prior to becoming a Partner of Yeti Farm, Jay served as a Director on hit titles such as Spaceballs, Speed Racer, and Ready Jet Go to name a few. Jay heads up Studio Operations, Pipeline, and Development, making sure it all runs smooth.
General Manager and Head Producer
Executive Assistant & Studio Culture Coordinator
Finance Manager and Tax Credit Analyst
Post Production Supervisor & Editorial Dept. Manager
Studio & Pipeline Technologist
Partner & Board Chair
Partner & Advisory Board