Luke Azevedo

Commissioner, Film, Television & Creative Industries
Chief Operating Officer, Calgary Film Centre

As the Calgary Commissioner for Film, Television and the Creative industries, Luke works with companies, unions, the government and producers in Southern Alberta to facilitate and develop local projects and attract new foreign film and television productions to the area.

Prior to joining Calgary Economic Development, Luke was the director of the Creative Electronic Environment and the Acting Director of Literary Arts at the Banff Centre, where he developed and directed television and interactive media faculties. In addition to over 25 years of experience, Luke was named in 2014 one of the 50 most influential Albertans by Venture magazine.