TORONTO, April 20 /CNW/ - CBC Television today announced Mary Quinn has
been appointed executive in charge of development & production for TV Arts &
Entertainment, effective April 23.
Quinn will be based in Vancouver, strengthening the network's presence in
this major production centre, and will work with CBC's creative teams to
identify new B.C.-based talent and programming opportunities, assess
submissions and oversee projects from development through production.
Quinn comes to CBC after almost five years at Vancouver's Brightlight
Pictures, as their director of development. Quinn also has extensive
international experience, having spent six years in the U.K. television
"I'm delighted to welcome Mary to the CBC," said Fred Fuchs, executive
director of English Television. "With her intimate knowledge of the creative
and production community in Vancouver - one of our most important production
centres - and substantial domestic and international experience, Mary will be
a major asset."
For further information:
For further information: Marcela Kadanka, Senior Director, English
Television, Arts & Entertainment, Toronto, (416) 205-2380