George Woolley is the Head of Originals at Portal A, an award-winning digital studio that develops, produces, and distributes original and branded entertainment for a new generation.
George is responsible for and oversees the creation, development, and sale of premium scripted and non-scripted projects for Portal A. Prior to joining Portal A, George created and developed digital and traditional content for MTV, Yahoo! Originals, and Red Bull Media House, most recently as the VP of Originals for Disney-owned Maker Studios.
Portal A is independent, with a team of 40 based in its San Francisco and Los Angeles offices. Portal A works with top global brands like YouTube, Lenovo, Google, Clorox, P&G, Amazon, and Universal Pictures and develops original entertainment for digital and linear platforms with partners such as Disney, Hearst, and YouTube. Portal A’s work has been seen over one billion times and has been recognized by nearly every major industry award.
George grew up in Berkeley, CA, and is an alumnus of University of California, Los Angeles.