Hive Media is a growing production house that is armed with an incredible team of local talent to help bring to life the right video production you need. Our core team was a part of the  media industry for decades and excels at working in a fast pace, changing environment. This team has won dozens of local, national, and international awards for storytelling.

We have curated exceptional videographers, editors, SEO experts, and graphic designers to allow our team the ability to work with clients of all size and on projects of varying scope. We can meet your needs and work within your budget to create the right video for your audience or key objective.  

When we connect, our job is to establish who you are and the details around your company or corporation. Getting to know each piece allows us to really direct and guide you with video production options and helps maintain a lasting partnership. 

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Types of Video

Small Business · Personal Profile · Education · Training · Webinars · Memorial · Legacy · Corporate · Events (Live & Virtual) · Tours · Social Media · Real Estate · Product Videos · Custom Video

Everyone has a story. Each person, each product, each company. There is “story” at the core of everything we do and who we are. We take your vision seriously. It is our job to create video that shows and tells the right messaging to the right people in the right way. Our role is to make sure you get exactly what you want on time and on budget.

Pricing varies on the scope of the project and type of video needed. To guarantee an accurate budget and details on pricing please contact us directly.

Meet the Core Five

Mike Tighe

Mike Tighe is our Chief Videographer and editor...he is a creative soul. He has a passion for finding a way to bring your vision to life and leans on decades of experience behind the camera to share stories in his own unique way. Mike is the Co-Founder of The Creative Hive & Hive Media and is thrilled to be learning new ways to share stories, shine spotlights, and create magic people are excited to share. His talent behind the camera and in the edit suite allows us to showcase our clients in a truly special way. Mike has won dozens of national and international storytelling awards. He is committed to learning and looks forward to heading back south for the National Press Photographers Association conference when it's safe to do so.

Dez Melenka

Dez Melenka is the Co-Founder at The Creative Hive, Hive Media & Wear The Care Project. For nearly 2 decades, Dez has been working in media...in journalism wearing a variety of hats...from anchoring, weather, reporting, producing and writing...BUT, what has always been her passion is telling real stories that impact people. Stories that help people bring to life their vision, share what they do, raise awareness and their profile! Dez loves to organize the behind-the-scenes but is vital in helping prepare people for their interviews, virtual events or just for the story itself. Dez is available to host events and has an engaging personality that makes people smile!  She is a passionate entrepreneur that is spreading her wings in this community and across the country.

Adam Cook

Adam Cook joins The Hive Media team after decades of fast-paced daily news journalism. Adam has a passion for sports and has covered almost every major event you can think of over his career including; The 2010 Winter Olympics, FIFA World Cup, World Track and Field Championships, as well as the Stanley Cup Playoffs and Grey Cup championship games. Adam loves sharing the stories of athletes in less-publicized local sports and leans on his creativity to shine a spotlight. Adam, and his Hive Media colleague Mike Tighe, teamed up to win a national RTNDA award for best Sports Feature in 2018.

Lindsay Melenka

Lindsay Melenka is our graphics guru who loves creating dynamic ways to pull customers into a story, a brand or to share a specific voice! She is dedicated to her craft and is one of the most genuine people you will ever meet. She has more than a decade of experience designing graphics and uses her creativity to shape stories in a very unique way. She is also the driving force and designer for our Wear the Care Project and white labeling.

Chad Kreuger

From cooking shows with kids to White House press briefings, Chad Kruger is no stranger to capturing a range of subjects with his camera. Chad’s energy and enthusiasm enhances every shoot he takes on.  Beginning his career as a video editor and videographer for CTV News more than a decade ago, Chad has extensive experience in video production for both news media and commercial industries. His camerawork has taken him around the world including covering the 2018 Olympics in PyeongChang, chasing hurricanes across the United States, capturing the Fort McMurray wild fires and more. Chad can do it all—from taking existing footage and turning it into a cohesive piece to producing, planning, directing, shooting and editing a video from start to finish, his documentary videography style and vast skill sets makes him an ideal partner for your project.

Check out Chad's Work: CHAD K PRODUCTION

Dion Coursen

Motion Graphics and Animation have been my specialty for more than 15 years. For the past 7 years, I've specialized in pro sports. After 6 years with the Edmonton Oilers, last year I left to start my own Motion Graphics business. In the past year I've designed and built content for, the Edmonton Oilers, Montreal Canadiens, LA Kings, LA Lakers, LA Galaxy, NJ Devils, Vancouver Whitecaps, Red Deer Rebels, Edmonton Oil Kings and Hockey Canada. Amongst many other projects in various industries.

Check out Dion's Work: DC MOTION

Brianne Burns

Brianne Burns is a 29-year-old content creator. She specializes in capturing moments both in video and photo. She has been a portrait, food and lifestyle photographer for over 10 years.

Brianne has worked in most positions in the film industry. She has worked as a video editor for a food agency, creating commercials and ads for large brands like Canada Bread, Sobeys, Chiquita and many more. After editing for a while, she wanted to try a different aspect of the video world. She joined the Tribute Entertainment team as a videographer and editor where she experienced red carpet interviews with celebrities and filmed junket interviews one-on-one.

Looking for an Emcee?

Dez Melenka is an experience journalist and media personality in Edmonton. With more than a decade of experience navigating the changing landscape of News Media Dez is an experienced spokesperson for several local initiatives.  

She has emceed galas, workshops, small groups and coroporate events throughout her career. Her community engagement continues to grow as a small business owner.

Dez brings all her experience and personality to the stage for a variety of events. Here's how Dez can help:
· Provide insight to organizers · Set the right tone for guests
· Keep the event on time/on track · Facilitate interviews/panels

Dez has emceed events for Angels Anonymous, YETI, Schizophrenia Society of AB, Edmonton Renovation Show, Edify Top 40, and more.

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Customer reviews
The Creative Hive is a passionate, professional company and very strategic when it comes to video, events, and production. They have greatly impacted our business and have brought us to the next level with respect to producing events. The team at The Hive feels like family and have always made us feel very comfortable with every project that we have created with them!
— Dale Rosehill, Head of Events & Experiences | Dr. Jody Carrington Consulting Inc.
My experiences with the Hive Media team have gone far and beyond anything I’d ever expected. Their expertise around story-telling has helped us capture the true essence of our project and in such a way that it captivates our audience’s head AND heart. From planning to production to videography to editing and more, they have a certain magic in their process that simply brings people’s stories, ideas and dreams to life.
— Kristen Edmiston | KEA Consulting
Dez, Mike and the entire team are incredible to work with. They don't just have ideas...they back it up with work that wow's audiences.
— Marti Piller | COO, Dr. Jody Carrington Consulting Inc.
Finding a space where I could retain my creative energy and find a family of support during the pandemic was such a blessing. The Creative Hive offered that and so much more. Their care and consistent check ins made us feel like we were part of a team, a part of something bigger. One year later, I consider everyone in the building a friend and I feel like we can rely on each other for any of the wild and outlandish ideas. Their creativity and consistency follows into their production work always.
— Jesse Lipscombe | Prodcuer, Writer, Activist, Actor, Entrepreneur
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