Sean Olsen joined the GSN team as Vice President of Development in December 2017. Olsen hails from Conveyor Media where he served as Vice President of Production directly responsible for generating and managing the creative vision on series and pilots.
Previously, Olsen made his name as a freelance Executive Producer & showrunner for various production companies, including Mission Control Media, Zoo Productions, Gurney Productions, Wilshire Studios and NBCUniversal. He’s also worked with industry pioneers such as Mark Burnett, Barry Poznick, Mike Fleiss & David Garfinkle to produce such shows as Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?, Baggage with Jerry Springer, Wild On!, 20 Most Horrifying Hollywood Murders, Are You Hot?, Fifth Wheel, BlindDate, & Girls Behaving Badly to name a few.
Sean is a graduate from the USC Annenberg School of Journalism.