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PAOLA FORERO

With more than 20 years of experience in production, administration and business management, she had produced more than 400 projects including commercials, web series, advertising photography and videos of all kinds in different countries. Serving major regional clients such as Colgate-Palmolive, P&G, Johnson & Johnson, Netflix, Pepsico, Nestle, E! Entertainment Television, Empresas Polar, Banco Bogotá, Caracol, DirecTV, and Nacional de Chocolates, among others.

Established in Mexico City in 2011 as Executive Producer and partner in audiovisual production company Whisky with offices in various countries in the region (USA, Mexico, Colombia, Panama, Ecuador, Peru, Caracas, Chile, Spain), she provides production services for regional clients, producing branded content and working in the administration of the business. In January of 2022, she has named CEO of Whisky Films, managing operations in Mexico, Peru, Panama and Caracas from the Mexico City office.

Paola is a graduate in Social Communication/Journalism in her native Colombia. Her professional career began in a commercial company in Bogotá, Atellier Cine & Video, where she worked for 6 years, moving on to work for 2 years as an executive producer in production house New Blood Films, also in Bogotá.

Afterwards, she worked for a year as executive producer at Voodoo, a company dedicated exclusively to post-production, and then she returned to the production business as executive producer at La Banda Films, a production house. It was there where she met Juan Bernardo González, and together they decided to open their own production company in Bogotá called República Films, joined by Arturo Pereyra.

At the end of 2003 she moved to Venezuela and stayed for 7 years working with the already established production company Prime Time. Years later, again in partnership with Juan Bernardo González, she opened The Format Films in Venezuela, which later became Whisky Venezuela.  In 2011 she moved to Mexico where she resides to date.

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