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SVP, Production

Patrick Schmedeman is the Senior Vice President of Production at Magical Elves, responsible for production management, financial reporting, strategic and logistical planning.


Schmedeman joined Magical Elves in 2006 as a Line Producer for “Top Chef.”  Since then, he has produced hundreds of hours of  programming ranging from digital content, documentaries, and large scale reality competitions. Some of his credits include “Top Chef” (Bravo), “Project Runway” (Bravo), “Top Chef Just Desserts” (Bravo),  “Top Chef Masters” (Bravo),  “Nailed It!” (Netflix), “Nailed It! Mexico!” (Netflix), “Sugar Rush” (Netflix), “Top Chef Junior” (Universal Kids), and “Time of Death” (Showtime).


Prior to joining Magical Elves, Schmedeman worked in production management for MTV and NBC.

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