Ella Mielniczenko is an Executive Producer at BuzzFeed Motion Pictures working in research and development launching new teams, shows, and products. Ella joined BuzzFeed in 2013 as one of the first employees within BuzzFeed LA's Video Division. She helped launch BuzzFeed’s Snapchat Discover channel, BuzzFeed Violet - BuzzFeed's first channel dedicated to characters and narrative series, Pero Like - BuzzFeed’s latino content team, as well has new format initiatives like 360 video and live video. Currently Ella heads up the BuzzFeed Creator Program working talent talent to launch and develop new channels and brands. Ella currently lives in Echo Park, CA with her girlfriend and two hairless cats.