Patricia Powell-Hughes

2018 JUDGE

Role / Organisation

Founder and Managing Director
EP 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 a highly connected industry powerhouse. Patricia mentors women in the Australian film and TV industry and is an advocate for gender equality in the sector and Australia. She is vice-chair of MediaRing, which is focused on leading, inspiring and driving positive change with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians in the media sector. In 2016 Patricia established It Was Fun Productions, a TV production company, and is in early development of her first series.