Our Team

Mike Pukay

CEO, Director/Producer

With 10 years of experience in video production and millions of views on the Internet, Mike brings a strong work ethic and a creative energy to every project through his writing, vision, music, and project leadership.  He has created media that has been viewed by millions of people, and worked for clients ranging from AskMen.com to the Journal of Visualized Experiments. Mike has a BSc in Life Sciences and a BA in Dramatic Arts from Queen’s University, as well as a BEd from the University of Western Ontario.


Rob Trepanier


For over 10 years Rob has shot, edited, and published videos for an eclectic mix of clients ranging from corporate videos, promotional clips, and event coverage. Some of his clients include The Ottawa Hospital, SAW Video, and Flaunt Ottawa Fashion Show. Rob brings a balanced skill set to SmashAngle Media with his range of knowledge, and experience in digital video production. Rob holds a Bachelor’s degree in Film Studies from Carleton University.


Bernhard Pukay

Executive Producer

Berney has worked in nearly every aspect of media and production during his over 30 years of experience, including CBC Television and Radio, CTV Television, and assorted media outlets, including CanWest.  He was host/writer/executive producer of the television series Pet Connection for The Discovery Channel/Animal Planet (65 episodes). He lends his vast experience to SmashAngle’s project management.



Amos Carlen

Music Producer/Composer

Amos has studied music composition, film, and editing at Boston’s Berklee School, the University of Toronto, and the International Academy of Design and teaches music production and theory at The Metalworks. Amos has produced with Nelly Furtado, Alyssa Reid, and Serina Paris, and has production experience with HBO, Disney, and Access Hollywood. “Who’d You Rather”, a board game Amos co-designed, was optioned as a series for the Cave Network with Amos producing on set.



Scott Philip

Technical Director

Scott has over 15 years experience producing and recording audio and music and 10 years experience in video editing and motion graphics. He also has extensive experience in the IT field working for and consulting businesses in many creative fields ranging from print to video. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Concordia’s Digital Image and Sound program.


Dan Wood

3D Camera Specialist/Steadicam Operator

Dan has been one of Toronto’s few 3D camera specialists for years and has shot speciality videos for automotive companies and musical acts like Kid Koala. Dan is also a trained Steadicam operator, so when a shots needs to look like the camera is floating on air, Dan is the man! Originally from British Columbia, Dan has been living and working in Toronto’s film industry for over 15 years.


Tamara Ferdman


As a producer, Tamara uses the skills she acquired working for one of the largest travel companies in Film and Television to keep Smash Angle production on track and on time. As a photographer, Tamara perfected her craft by taking Nat Geo-level photographs across Africa, Asia, Europe, and North America. Her meticulous attention to detail combined with her appreciation of quality images makes her a valuable asset to the Smash Angle team.




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