Michael Ritchie is the Managing Director/ Executive Producer and co-owner of Revolver/Will O’Rourke an Australian based production company known for its commitment to produce work that people seem to remember and hopefully like.
Michael began his career in agencies, Head of Broadcast at Ogilvy in Sydney, then a more regional gig at DDB HK. From there he moved into production side and in 1999 saw his most successful collaboration when he joined and later became partner with Steve Rogers at Revolver. He has been involved in international juries at every major advertising show including Cannes Lions, D&AD, LIA and has twice been chairman of the Craft Jury at AWARD Awards.
In 2018, Revolver/Will O’Rourke were runner-up for the prestigious Palme d’Or at Cannes Lions, ranked 4th in the world by D&AD and AWARD Award’s Production Company of the Year. 2017 also saw the company hold Production Company of the Year at both Mumbrella and B&T Award’s.
Michael and Steve together with Martha Coleman have also launched REVLOVER, a new TV & Feature Film production company…