John Myers is the Regional Manager, Growth (NSW & ACT) for Media Super, the $5.4billion industry super fund for print, media, entertainment and arts professionals. John has been part of the Media Super team for the last 10 years, after working in numerous senior roles in the superannuation and greater financial services industry for almost two decades. He is a true believer in “super for life”.
Media Super has been working with Australia’s creative industries for more than 30 years. They are run only to benefit members and aim to help them make the most of their super in order to achieve a financially secure life after work. They also work closely with industry partners to support professional development programs, workplace education sessions and industry awards.
In a unique investment in Australia’s film and television industry, Media Super invests $60 million in a revolving loan facility to Fulcrum Media Finance. This is used to cash-flow the Australian Producer Offset and provide access to pre-sale advance loans for film and television productions across Australia and New Zealand. Since 2010, they’ve invested more than $140 million in over 100 productions, ranging from feature films such as The Dressmaker, Lion and Breath, to TV favourites like Upper Middle Bogan, Cleverman and Rake.Back to Speakers