A native of Waterloo, Canada, Neil attended the Media Arts program at Sheridan Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning where he earned multiple award nominations (Best Documentary for Behind the Sausage, Best Director for Dogstar and Best Editing for Motel Poets) and accepted the Most Outstanding Graduating Student Award in his final year.

Since starting at Magee TV in 2006 as the Assistant to Al Magee, Neil’s creativity and zest for new mediums of storytelling has proudly led him to become the Producer of Web and Special Projects.

When not working at Magee TV, Neil directs, produces and edits award winning films (Patient and Guys Night) and web series (I Kill Monsters and Andy and the Upside) under the Gorilla Milkshake banner he formed with screenwriter Desmond Sargeant.