Joel Guralnick is the COO and General Counsel of Bron Media Corp., the parent company of the Bron Group of Companies which includes Bron Studios and Bron Animation. In this role Joel is responsible for corporate operations and development of Bron’s diverse entertainment businesses.
Joel’s background combines legal and business skills in the entertainment and technology industries. Joel started his career as a lawyer practicing in corporate and commercial law before specializing in entertainment law. For 6 years, Joel led the entertainment practice in the Vancouver office of Goodmans LLP where he acted for American and Canadian studios and producers on a variety of feature films, television series as well as a wide range of new media and technology projects. Joel left the private practice of law and most recently spent 8 years as General Counsel of Vision Critical, a company that provides a cloud-based customer intelligence platform, where he was part of the senior management team that oversaw the international growth of the company.
Joel has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McGill University, a law degree from the University of British Columbia and a Masters of Law degree (in Internet law) from Osgoode Hall (York University).