20th Anniversary Executive Committee - Realscreen Summit 2018
Thom Beers is a 3-time Emmy award-winning television producer, industry veteran and creative visionary. He has an impressive resume of hit television series. As CEO and Executive Producer of Original Productions (OP) he was the driving force behind and creator of the Primetime Emmy® and Producer’s Guild of America Award-winning Deadliest Catch. Other top rated signature series that he created include Ice Road Truckers, Ax Men, 1000 Ways to Die, Bering Sea Gold, Monster Garage, Black Gold, Storage Wars and Coal.
Consequently, Original Productions has cataloged more than forty television series across cable dynamos such as History, Discovery, Spike TV, National Geographic, truTV and A&E.
Beers has partnered with Jeff Conroy, former President of OP and Sarah Bernard, former executive at Huffington Post and The Obama White House digital initiative on BoBCat, a new reality TV/digital production company on the DIGILAND property.
DIGILAND is the newest development in Thom's channel of successful business ventures. DIGILAND's main attraction is its flawless milieu where content-driven professionals can work together in a unique environment. As a result of DIGILAND's entourage, it will be known as the first collaborative workspace in Burbank, CA.