Helga Stephenson


Former CBC exec Jennifer Stewart moves to ACCT

Stewart comes on board as director of marketing and development as the organization prepares for a national film and TV celebration.


Geminis and Genies folded into single industry event

The consolidated industry event, slated for March 2013, will now include English-language TV and digital awards with the English and French-language film competition.


Music acts and big names figure in entertaining new Genies

Kirstine Stewart and Helga Stephenson (pictured) talk to Playback Daily about setting the stage for an engaging awards show that includes big-name presenters and a multi-platform strategy to reach viewers.


Stephenson named ACCT interim CEO

The former TIFF exec has been named interim CEO of the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television as the search for a new CEO starts.