Jean Candiotte
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BIO


 
 
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Creative Executive > Writer > Producer

Jean Candiotte has worked in the US and internationally as an award winning Creative Executive, Writer, and Producer.

She's currently based in Dubai in the U.A.E., where she is Creative Director at OSN TV Network. Recent projects include developing 360 degree campaigns for the launches of channels including HBO and Comedy Central, and the regional version of the iconic TV show Saturday Night Live.

Prior to this Jean was based in New York as Creative Director and Head of East Coast at MOPED Productions, a boutique agency. There she lead projects for big brands including Bravo, AOL, and Gilt.com, as well as for governmental organizations and non-profits, including the CDC and the American Cancer Society.

Prior to this, Jean was Senior Vice President/Editorial and Creative Director at Oxygen Media, where she developed the brand voice and oversaw on air promotion, digital, and short form content. Her work at Oxygen received an Emmy nomination, and many other industry awards.

Jean also lived and worked in the Far East for 5 years, where she developed creative for News Corp's STAR TV, the MGM Gold Movie Network, and the National Geographic Channel.

Jean started her career as a Writer, Producer, and Director for various channels and companies in New York including MTV, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, and Grey Group. She has supervised shoots with a wide array of talent, including Oprah Winfrey and Meryl Streep.

Her work has won multiple Emmy nominations and other honors including Gracie Allen, New York Festival, CINE, Promax, BDA, Telly, and Parents’ Choice Awards.

She is a member of PROMAX/BDA, and the Producers Guild of America.