Management Team

Donna Stewart – Operations Manager

Donna Marie Stewart is the Operations manager here at Filmport Studio, located at 65 Heward Avenue (near the insection of Eastern Avenue and Carlaw Avenue in Leslieville neighbourhood of East Toronto).

She was born in Blackburn, Lancashire, England and immigrated to Canada at the age of 12 years old.

Donna has been in the service industry for over 30 years and has over 20 years of management experience -working in diverse business sectors as a food & beverage manager, entrepreneur, event planner, building operator and tenant/client management.

These skills make her a highly regarded manager;

  • Friendly, upbeat positive attitude.
  • Team leadership & Mentoring.
  •  Operation & project management
  • Highly effective in crisis management.
  • Strategic planning
  • Accommodating… treating others as she would like to be treated.
  • Extremely efficient interpersonal skills.
  • Problem solving

Assisted by her team of assistants – Steve (Office Associate), Doug (Maintenance) and her day porters and night cleaners- Donna has an uncanny ability to problem solve effectively, to expedite the documentation process & work closely with the producers, assistants , writers, location, costume, hair/makeup, set dec, props, transport, craft services, accounting and all other members of the crew.

The goal is to have each production flow as smoothly and effectively as possible.

Donna is strongly dedicated to being the best at what she does and is honest, confident, trustworthy and confidentiality is of utmost importance.

Please feel free to contact Donna with any questions or concerns.


Office – 416-645-8300

Cell – 905-391-0012