Director, Editorial Content, BuzzFeed Motion Pictures
Ella Mielniczenko is the Director of Editorial Content at BuzzFeed Motion Pictures. 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, live video, and The BuzzFeed Creators Program. Ella was named Forbes 30 under 30 in media in 2018. Currently, Ella oversees the BuzzFeed Video Department and works to develop new shows and properties. Ella lives in Echo Park, CA with her fiancé and two hairless cats.