Our Story


Sundial Media Ventures ® is an Australian Private company founded in February 2015 by Silvia O'Donovan and set up to sponsor projects in the Media and Entertainment Industry with a focus on documentaries for National and International release.


Born in northern Italy and raised in London, Paris and Amsterdam, Silvia now calls Sydney her home. Fluent in Spanish, English, French and Dutch, she was born to travel. Silvia has an MBA from Webster University and has explored 60 countries in 7 continents, including a very special expedition to Antarctica.  In September 1997 together with a group of friends she co-founded toniCorti ®, a Media Production company that created and released on the Italian National Television a well acclaimed documentary on the Gypsies Holocaust. After working for over a decade for a few major Fortune 500 companies Silvia has now decided to go back to her original passion for Photography and founded Sundial Media Ventures. Silvia is also a Getty Images Photographer Contributor, an Author at Karry On Online Travel Newsletter and is part of the TripAdvisor Insighters Panel for Australia. Armed with a heavy duty camera, Silvia is slowly chipping away at her travel bucket list seeking to capture the perfect moment.