Michael Iantorno

Audio Producer, Digital Storyteller, New Media Specialist

  • Michael Iantorno
  • August 30th, 1985
  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • michael.iantorno@gmail.com
  • 647-285-8610
  • http://www.mikeiantorno.com


  • Audio ProducerSeptember 2014 - Present

    Accessible Media Inc

    Collaborates with the AMI-audio team to produce and promote feature, documentary, and live programming. Produces AMI-audio's weekly panel discussion program, Open Dialogue, and manages audience engagement through Twitter, Reddit, and Vorail. Formerly, producer of the monthly audiobook program Choice Words, associate producer for the daily morning show Live from Studio 5, and contributor to the documentary series Contact.

  • Audio TechnicianJanuary 2012 - August 2014

    Accessible Media Inc

    Recorded and edited content for AMI-audio, the world's largest broadcast reading service. Produced and provided technical support for AMI-audio original programs: Contact, Insights, Say What?! with DJ Demers, Mosaic City, and Choice Words.

  • Production ManagerOctober 2008 - December 2011

    Number 9 Audio Group

    Provided communications, production, and social media support for studio activities. Worked with an eclectic mix of clients - including BMW, Sunwing, and Nelvana - on a variety of web, graphic, and mixed-media projects.

  • Communications & Design CoordinatorJanuary 2010 - December 2011

    Seaton Street Music

    Provided communications and media support for all organizational activities, including the World Jazz For Haiti charity album. Created business documentation, completed grant applications, and wrote copy for print and web.

  • Level DesignerMarch - June 2010

    DrinkBox Studios Inc

    Developed scenario, set-piece, and level designs for Tales From Space: About A Blob, a 2D platforming game released on the Playstation Network in 2011.

  • Clearances CoordinatorSeptember - November 2008

    Nightingale Music

    Supervised music clearances for the television series "Bizarre" for Canadian broadcast on TV Land, while maintaining a database of industry contacts.

  • Digital Production Assistant (contract)June - August 2008

    CNIB Toronto

    Helped to digitize the CNIB’s collection of DAISY talking books from tape sources. Took on additional tasks such as proofreading materials used for speech simulation software, scanning literature, and managing computer file systems.

  • Production AssistantSeptember 2007 - June 2010

    Reactiv Pictures, Freelance

    Provided on-set support for music video and short film shoots. Duties included running cables, building sets, scouting and preparing locations, and troubleshooting cameras and equipment.


  • New York Festivals: Bronze Radio Winner2016

    "An Open Book"

    Producer credit, with associate producers Marianne D'Eon Jones and Jason Vermes, and narrator Peter Karwowski.

  • IAAIS Consumer Information Award: Program of the Year2016

    "Choice Words: Seeing Home with Ed Lucas"

    Producer credit, with associate producers Bill Shackleton and Andrika De Lanerolle and host Marjorie Nicolaou.

  • New York Festivals: Gold Radio Winner2015

    "All Those Years Ago"

    Producer credit, with executive producers Paul Daniel and Joe Lamanna.

  • IAAIS Consumer Information Award: Honourable Mention2014

    "Choice Words: Accessible Travel"

    Producer credit, with co-producer Joanne Richter and host Jason Vermes.

  • IAAIS On Location Award: Program of the Year2014

    "AMI Goes to Washington"

    Producer credit, with producers Paul Daniel, Jason Vermes, Bill Shackleton, and narrator Judy Maddren.

  • NCRA Syndicated Show/Podcast Award: Honourable Mention 2014

    "Two Unique Perspectives on Parenting and Disability"

    Producer credit, with executive producers Paul Daniel and Joe Lamanna.

  • New York Festivals: Bronze Radio Winner2014

    "New Orleans: The City That Care Forgot"

    Audio technician credit, with producers Paul Daniel and Joe Lamanna, and narrator Ingrid Schumacher.

  • New York Festivals: Bronze Radio Winner2014

    "Death Of A President: The Moment And The Controversy"

    Producer credit, with executive producers Paul Daniel and Joe Lamanna, and narrator James Denas.

  • NCRA Syndication Award: Honourable Mention2014

    "An Accessible Brother for People With Disabilities"

    Producer credit, with executive producer Paul Daniel.

  • IAAIS Magazine Award: Honourable Mention2013

    "In Depth, May 2013"

    Producer credit, with co-producer Bill Shackleton and volunteer readers Dan Shulman and Matt Speirs.

  • IAAIS Thematic Production Award: Program of the Year2012

    "Where in the World Are We?"

    Producer credit, shared with the AMI-audio production team.


  • Graduate Certificate, Audio Post Production2007 - 2008

    Fanshawe College

    Fanshawe's Audio Post-Production program provides intensive study and application of the digital audio, digital video and multimedia fields.

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts, Image Arts: New Media2003 - 2007

    Ryerson University

    Ryerson's New Media program teaches a plethora of practical media applications, while students learn to redefine their relationship to all forms of mediated communication

Contact info

  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  • Email: michael.iantorno@gmail.com
  • Phone: 647-285-8610
  • Website: http://www.mikeiantorno.com

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