Mark Musselman departs Serendipity Point
The exec producer reflects on 18 years with the Toronto prodco, the challenges of making Canadian films and gives his outlook for the industry.
Lionsgate to open Toronto distribution arm
Susan Hummel, former SVP sales and distribution at FremantleMedia International Canada, has been tapped to lead the new office.
Canadian Academy ups Louis Calabro
As VP, programming, the long-time Academy exec will oversee year-round events and special programs.
Ari Lantos to launch new production venture with Boat Rocker
The yet-to-be-named business will focus on scripted one-hour dramas and comedies.
Turcke to NFL, Lennox upped at Bell Media
The media company has announced a change in its upper ranks as Mary Ann Turcke leaves after 12 years.
Marie McCann to run CBC Kids
After holding the position on an interim basis following Martin Markle’s departure, the programming exec has officially been named CBC Kids’ senior director.
Media Ranch launches overseas arm
The Montreal-based producer/distributor has appointed Tanja van der Goes to lead its new office in Amsterdam.
Mackenzie Lush departs eOne for First Generation Films
The new VP of development and production for scripted TV at the Toronto-based prodco takes over the role from Julie Di Cresce.
Bristow Global Media ups Marlo Miazga
The newly appointed VP of content replaces former head of content Claire Adams who left in September last year.
Kirsten Hurd named TVO Kids acquisitions officer
In her new role, the former Distribution360 exec will bring more toddler-focused content to the pubcaster.
Proper Television adds former Muse producer
Matt Mitchell joins the Toronto-based prodco as the company looks to promote its slate in the U.S.
Yeti Farm Creative taps Jay Surridge as partner
The animator and director behind Spaceballs: The Animated Series joins the Kelowna, B.C. company as director and executive in charge of development.