For 2 decades Bannister has worked at every level of media and has helped usher a multitude of projects from concept to screen. In Los Angeles, Bannister acted as a Creative Executive with Zucker Productions, helping to develop feature projects for the American studio system. In Vancouver, he has developed and produced projects for the domestic and international marketplace as an executive with Brightlight Pictures. With Great Pacific Media, he has produced a variety of documentary and reality content for networks such as Discovery and A&E. Currently Bannister heads development for The Coup Company, a digital media studio that’s revolutionizing film marketing and audience building through its one-of-a-kind media accelerator platforms. Bannister is also a working screenwriter who has completed scripts for multiple Disney Home Video titles.