Speakers


Amy Cameron

Executive Producer

Cameron Pictures

Amy Cameron is an award-winning journalist, author, TV series creator, broadcast executive and executive producer. She is also the co-founder of Cameron Pictures Inc., an independent production company she runs with her sister Tassie Cameron.

Cameron Pictures’ first production is the six-part dramatic series “Mary Kills People”, produced in association with...more

Speaking at: Mary Kills People Master Class


Barbara Williams

EVP & COO

Corus Entertainment

Barbara Williams is Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Corus Entertainment Inc., where she oversees all strategic and operational aspects of Corus’ content across conventional and specialty television, Nelvana, digital, and radio properties.

Prior to her current position, Ms. Williams served as Shaw Media’s President, overseeing all aspects of...more

Speaking at: Canadian Media Leaders


Cheryl Hickey

Host of ET Canada

Corus Entertainment

As host of Entertainment Tonight Canada, the nation's entertainment powerhouse, Cheryl Hickey greets over half a million loyal viewers each night as she delivers breaking news coverage, in-depth profiles and behind-the-scenes exclusives. Originally from Shallow Lake, Ontario Cheryl has worked hard to get to where she is today. After graduating...more

Speaking at: Mary Kills People Master Class


Christine Shipton

President

ShiptonCo

A seasoned broadcast and content executive, Christine has brought a profound passion and understanding of the media business to every role in her career.  Most recently she served as Chief Content Officer, Chief Creative Officer and an SVP of Content for Shaw Media from September 2014 to June 2016. In...more

Speaking at: Canadian Media Leaders


Heather Conway

EVP, English Services

CBC

Heather Conway joined CBC as Executive Vice-President of English Services in December 2013. Ms. Conway is responsible for all of CBC’s services including CBC Television, CBC Radio One, CBC Radio 2, CBC News Network, CBC.ca ,...more

Speaking at: Canadian Media Leaders


Holly Dale

Director

Holly Dale Productions

Holly Dale is one of Canada's premiere film and television directors who has been generating award-winning television and cinema for the past twenty-five years. She exhibits great versatility in her craft, directing Television pilots, series, as well as standalone Movies/Miniseries.

Holly has successfully directed over 200 hours of US network &...more

Speaking at: Mary Kills People Master Class


Jocelyn Hamilton

President, Canada eOne Television

Entertainment One Television

Jocelyn Hamilton leads all Canadian operations for Entertainment One Television which includes the strategic planning and day-to-day management of eOne’s television development and production activities in Canada. In her role, she focuses on building and broadening strong relationships with creative talent and Canadian broadcasters.

Jocelyn has over 25 years of creative...more

Speaking at: Mary Kills People Master Class


Julie Tremblay

President and CEO

Quebecor Media Group and TVA Group

Julie Tremblay has been with Quebecor for over 25 years and is President and CEO of Quebecor’s Media Group and TVA Group since July 2014, the divisions within Quebecor dedicated to entertainment and news media.

In September 2013, she was appointed President and CEO of Sun Media Corporation and prior to...more

Speaking at: Canadian Media Leaders


Meghan Hooper

SVP, Original Co-Productions and Acquisitions

A+E Networks

Speaking at: Mary Kills People Master Class


Rachel Nelson

Director of Original Content Drama Kids and Factual

Corus Entertainment

Rachel Nelson is Director of Original Content, Scripted and Factual, at Corus Entertainment.  In this role, Rachel leads a multi-platform strategy of the company’s scripted drama and factual programming in both production and development. Rachel manages a team overseeing 150 hours of content for several of the company’s national cable...more

Speaking at: Mary Kills People Master Class


Randy Lennox

President

Bell Media

Randy Lennox oversees all TV, radio, digital media and out-of-home advertising strategy and operations for Bell Media, Canada’s leading broadcasting and multimedia company.

Speaking at: Canadian Media Leaders


Tara Armstrong

Creator / Co-Executive Producer and Writer

Mary Kills People

Tara Armstrong is a recent graduate from UBC's Creative Writing Program (BFA) and the Canadian Film Centre Prime Time TV Program. Since graduating, Tara has written for Global's television series Private Eyes which premiered on Global in summer of 2016, and Showcase's Travelers. In addition to creating and writing Mary...more

Speaking at: Mary Kills People Master Class

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