Perminder Chohan Named Executive Producer on Upcoming Folds Of Honor Documentary
Perminder Chohan is joining with DNA Films®, an Emmy® Award-winning film production studio, to serve as an Executive Produceron the new Folds Of Honor documentary.
Surrey, BC – February 18, 2019 – Perminder Chohan signed on as an Executive Producer in a new “Films for Good” documentary feature film from DNA Films®. The film will focus on the Folds of Honor Foundation; a 501C-3 nonprofit organization dedicated to providing educational scholarships to the families of these heroic Americans, and its founder, Major Dan Rooney.
Since 2017, Major Rooney, an F-16 Fighter Pilot in the Oklahoma Air National Guard, has provided educational scholarships to spouses and children of America’s fallen and disabled service men and women, and is committed to spending his life changing the futures of those spouses and children through those scholarships. Five-time Emmy Award winning Director Nick Nanton will direct this documentary about the incredible story behind the organization, Folds Of Honor.
As an Executive Producer, Chohan attended the principal filming of the documentary, and was a part of this life changing experience and learned the incredible story behind the organization. The Folds Of Honor documentary will began principal photography on location in February of 2019.
More About Perminder Chohan:
Perminder started with Desjardins Financial Security Independent Network in 2009 and now, is one of the leading figures in the insurance industry. As Managing Director with DFSIN Richmond South, he is responsible for marketing a wide selection of products and to look for new people to train in order to reach more customers, who can benefit from sound financial advice and support. Under Perminder’s leadership, the Richmond South Financial Centre has become the number one office in the Desjardins Financial Security Independent Network.
Perminder manages seven offices and has personally mentored over 500 advisors. He has trained many educated immigrants to become advisors, just one more way to give back to the community, which supported him. Perminder doesn’t just limit himself to business but is also very involved in the community and charitable organizations. He supports 35 charities locally and internationally. Some of those charitable organizations are Canadian Cancer Society, Heart and Stroke Foundation and BC Children’s hospital.
Perminder’s work has been greatly appreciated by organizations such as SOAR Philanthropy, the Sikh Motorcycle Club, Surrey Food Bank and Kwatlen Polytechnic University. He set up the Perminder Chohan Foundation in 2018, which supports causes in education, health and poverty alleviation. Perminder’s contributions have been recognized with many prestigious awards like Spirit of Generosity award by Drishti magazine and the Excellence in Business Leadership Award by Times of Canada magazine. He is also the recipient of the Agency Builder Award by GAMA International Agency and the NRI Person of Year for Global Leader and Philanthropy and Success in Business at Parvasi Diwas, Bharat Samman Awards 2018 held by the NRI Institute at the House of Lords, United Kingdom. Perminder has served as Rotary President and Director for the Surrey Board of Trade. He received an honorable mention by The Surrey Now-Leader for the Leader of the Year Award 2018.
Perminder has often been a guest on various media channels as well. In 2018, Perminder was chosen as a keynote speaker at the United Nations Headquarters in New York to address an exclusive leadership gathering on what he been doing to push the finance industry forward and how to make a difference in the lives of others by giving back. In the same year, he was also invited to speak on the Time Square Today Show in New York and at the FOX Network. Perminder is an award-winning Best-Selling Author® of two books – Uncommon, co-authored with Brian Tracy and Performance 360, co-authored with Sir Richard Branson. He also co-authored a children’s book, Leo Learns about Life. His fourth book, My 10 Secrets to Success, will be out soon.
To learn more about Perminder Chohan and his services visit:www.perminderchohan.com
About DNA Films®:
DNA Films® is led by five-time Emmy® Award Winning Director and Producer, Nick Nanton and Emmy® Award Winning Producer, JW Dicks. Dicks and Nanton have produced multiple award-winning films including Visioneer: The Peter Diamandis Story, Esperanza, Mi Casa Hogar and Jacob’s Turn. Their productions have won multiple Emmys and together they have been awarded more than a dozen Telly Awards for excellence in television and film production. Combined, they have produced and directed more than 500 television episodes and dozens of films.
Dicks and Nanton’s goal is to bring amazing stories to the big screen as a means of encouraging and inspiring a new generation.
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