Heather Gardner

Head of Music Supervision & Licensing,
Vapor Music

Heather lives and breathes music. With professional training in piano performance and arts management, her ears intimately understand the relationship between song and picture, and how to harmoniously capture that magic within any budget parameters. As Head of Music Supervision + Licensing for Vapor Music, Heather balances her right brain creativity with extensive left brain attention to detail, allowing for a seamless licensing process from concept to contract to cue sheet. Her credits cover advertising campaigns, television series, feature films, and video games that have been seen worldwide. Heather’s most recent work includes Robyn Hood (TV Series, Global), Acting Good (TV Series, CTV Comedy/APTN), Suze (Feature Film, dir. Linsey Stewart and Dane Clark), and advertising campaigns for brands such as IKEA and Joe Fresh.

Heather was awarded the prize for Best Sync – Commercial at the first Canadian Sync Awards (2018) for her work on #EatTogether for President’s Choice, where she licensed the world renowned Burt Bacharach classic “What The World Needs Now”, which was reimagined by the Vapor Music team featuring Walk Off The Earth’s Sarah Blackwood on vocals.