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Mellany Masterson

Nelvana unveils senior management promotions, hires

Among them, Mellany Masterson is returning to the Corus-owned company in the role of VP sales, consumer products and international.

Judy Gladstone

Judy Gladstone departs DOC

Gladstone served as executive director of the documentary industry organization since May 2017.

Jenny Tryansky Headshot

Kin Canada leans into content with new hire

Jenny Tryansky joins as manager of partner strategy as the MCN looks to develop more programming.

Julie Tremblay

TVA CEO retires, company shuffles management

Julie Tremblay will step down immediately, with France Lauziere taking the top spot at the Quebec media company.

Tara Jan

Tara Jan joins Muse Entertainment

Jan will be charged with overseeing the company’s unscripted programming slate in the newly created executive position.

Marni Shulman

Marni Shulman lands at Wow Unlimited

The addition of the former shomi exec is Wow’s second C-suite hire of the month.

Brigitte Vincent

Brigitte Vincent joins Groupe V Media

The former programming exec at Corus begins her new role in October.

Sarafina DiFelice

Hot Docs’ Sarafina DiFelice jumps to Netflix

The former festival programmer joins the global streamer as an acquisitions exec.

Ward Platt

Blue Ant launches global networks division

Former Discovery and Fox exec Ward Platt joins the Toronto company to head up the new department.

Ivan Fecan

Ivan Fecan named Thunderbird CEO

The interim appointment follows co-founder Tim Gamble’s move to vice chair of the Thunderbird board.

Jerry Diaz VP Distribution DHX Media

DHX adds Jerry Diaz as VP distribution

The former Nelvana exec will lead the Halifax-based company’s global sales team.

Ferne Cohen

Ferne Cohen exits Brunico Communications

The executive director of the Banff World Media Festival has left her role in order to pursue other business opportunities.