She looks forward to supporting the Shaw Rocket Funds partners as we strive to invest in quality Canadian kids content.
The Fund will continue leading on behalf of the Canadian children's production sector with its international partnerships in children's media and working with regulators and governments in a variety of areas that are important to Canadian kids media including supporting the Prime Minister's Youth Council.
Becki Brisson, Manager, Business Affairs, becki Brisson is the Shaw Rocket Funds Manager, Business Affairs.Slaight said the change in leadership is timely with the Fund announcing forward thinking guidelines and a new approach to investing in Canadian children's media content."We are grateful for the legacy Annabel is leaving at the Shaw Rocket Fund, and we look forward to Christine's contributions as she builds on that foundation to advance the development of Canadian children's content.".About shaw rocket fund.Under Slaight's leadership, the Rocket Fund has proudly invested 193 million in over 750 high quality television and digital programs for Canadian children, families and youth that are enjoyed by children around the world. .Cliquez ici pour la version fran aise, calgary, Feb.Working closely with Agnes Augustin and the Shaw Rocket Fund Board, Shipton will continue the Fund's leadership role in today's evolving media business.
Promoting the Childrens Media Industry, the Shaw Rocket Fund helps to advance and promote quality Canadian programming worldwide by orchestrating initiatives like the Shaw Rocket Prize, celebrating the best in Canadian kids TV, the Startoon cartoon talent show, as well as by hosting international roundtables.
Slaight noted Shipton's fresh perspective and passion for children's programming will encourage the industry to thrive in today's changing media environment.
"It is an honour to take over this exciting post at the Shaw Rocket Fund and I look forward to being able to continue to support Canadian producers with their exceptional creative content for children, while black and silver light up gift boxes helping them navigate through these challenging but exciting times.
Finalists were selected by our esteemed.Agnes Augustin, President CEO, prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Sophie Grégoire Trudeau created a video message for the 2016 Shaw Rocket Prize.She has worked on several television series including Corner Gas and a number of feature films, including several international co-productions.27, 2017 /CNW/ - After almost two decades successfully leading the Shaw Rocket Fund as Chair of the Board of Directors, renowned media pioneer beginning with the co-founding of OWL magazine in 1976, Annabel Slaight is retiring from the Fund.As our industry evolves, the Shaw Rocket Fund is working on innovative ways to support the Canadian kids media industry, the way the Rocket Prize did for so many years.Working in the film and television industry since 2006, her experience includes her role at Pink Sky/Avamar Entertainment as the Business Affairs Coordinator for Flashpoint Season 4 and."For almost 20 years Annabel has been shining a spotlight on, and been an advocate for, the development of quality Canadian children's programming Shaw said.Exhibitor List Ready Player One?Shipton brings years of media experience and an expertise in Canadian content that is popular with domestic audiences and has entertainment elements for global reach and success.