Manager, Production Scripps Networks Interactive
Ellen Tomlinson currently works as Production Manager at Scripps Networks Interactive. During her thirteen years at the company, she has supervised various studio and field productions including Emeril Live!, Iron Chef America, Next Iron Chef, Food Network Star, Chopped and Worst Cooks in America. Tomlinson is responsible for all project logistics and coordination including budget development, vendor management and overseeing all technical, location and talent requirements while keeping a crew of up to 150 people on schedule. Tomlinson takes pride in promoting a collaborative environment and establishing cost-efficient and effective methods in getting productions delivered.
Before joining Scripps Networks Interactive, Tomlinson worked on numerous global events and conferences as a marketing officer for J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. She began her career consulting for various clients on the production of high-profile events such as Super Bowl XXXV and The Masters. She holds a bachelor’s degree in communications and an MBA from St. John’s University. In her spare time, Tomlinson enjoys watching and playing sports, as well as taking vacations with her husband and family on Long Beach Island.