Scott Troyer worked as a news cameraman and producer for CBC for 26 years before leaving to start his own production company, Hannabelle Media, in 2006. Scott won a Gemini Award for his coverage of the Tienanmen Square Massacre in 1989. He has also won gold and silver medal at the Park City Film Music Festival for his documentaries Carnival of the Blues: 10 Days at the Ottawa Bluesfest and Rivertales! Scenes from the Ottawa Folk Festival.