Patricia Powell-Hughes

2017 JUDGE

ROLE / ORGANISATION

Managing Director
EP Australia

Vice-Chair
MediaRing

LOCATION

NSW
Australia

SHORT BIO

Patricia Powell-Hughes is founder and managing director of EP Australia, the leading executive search and recruitment firm for TV, media and entertainment. Patricia has led the team for eighteen years and is responsible for headhunting talent for Australian and international media organisations. She also mentors women in the screen industries and is an advocate for gender equality. She is vice-chair of MediaRing, which is focused on leading, inspiring and driving positive change for Indigenous Australians in the media sector. In 2016, Patricia established It Was Fun Productions, a TV production company, and is in early development for her first series.