TORONTO, Jan. 28 /CNW/ - Lisa de Wilde, Chief Executive Officer of TVO will address the Economic Club of Canada on Wednesday, February 3, 2010, at the Sutton Place Hotel in the Queen Victoria Ballroom. Ms. de Wilde will speak between 12:15 p.m. and 12:45 p.m.
A committed advocate of public educational television and strong Canadian media voices, de Wilde will discuss TVO's unique challenges and opportunities in today's complex media landscape:
- The important role TVO plays in building social cohesion and
community engagement in a media world dominated by sound bites and
- How TVO's footprint is growing: across multiple platforms, across the
province, across cultures and across traditional programming
- Why all Ontarians have a lot to gain from a greater personal
investment in public educational TV: the case for a new way of
thinking about TVO - and for financially supporting it
TVO is Ontario's public educational media organization and a trusted source of interactive educational content that informs, inspires and stimulates curiosity and thought. TVO's vision is to empower people to be engaged citizens of Ontario through educational media. For more information, visit tvo.org.
About Lisa de Wilde
Where to find TVO
Cable channel 2 (channel may vary in some areas), Bell TV channel 265, Shaw Direct channel 353.
For further information: For further information: Media contact: Teresa Roncon, Corporate Relations, Bus: (416) 484-2880, Cell: (647) 308-6629, firstname.lastname@example.org