As Senior Vice President Original Content, Marcia oversees all aspects of original content including development, production and co-production for Blue Ant Media’s Travel+Escape, Cottage Life, Smithsonian Channel, Love Nature, Bitetv, AUX TV, HIFIHD and RadxHD television channels.
Marcia has led both conception and execution of all aspects of TV production. As Senior Vice President, Original Production at Glassbox Television she oversaw all in-house and commissioned content for Bite, Aux and Travel+Escape and previously as Senior Vice President, Executive Producer, Specials, CTV, she oversaw all major in-house produced live specials including Canada’s Walk of Fame, the Gillers, Academy Awards, Junos Red Carpets and TIFF specials. And as VP Productions for CHUM’s 33 local and specialty channels, she led the launch of numerous specialty channels including Space, Star! and Fashion Television.
Marcia is active on numerous industry and charity boards throughout her career, Marcia is currently a board member of the National Screen Institute and an Advisory Board Member of Humber’s School of Creative and Performing Arts and of the Brian Linehan Charitable Foundation, which benefits young Canadian performers and filmmakers.
Speaking on: Luncheon Roundtables (12:30pm-1:45pm)