TORONTO, Sept. 17 /CNW/ - CTVglobemedia announced today that Mary Powers
has stepped down from her post as Senior Vice President, Corporate
Communications to launch her own strategic communications and brand marketing
company, Powers Communications, with CTVglobemedia as her lead client.
In this new role, Powers will continue to focus on developing
CTVglobemedia's industry relations.
Powers has led a long and prominent career in broadcasting beginning with
CHUM Limited and most recently CTVglobemedia where she oversaw the companies'
corporate profiles in the domestic and international marketplace. Recognized
as one of the leading practitioners in her field, she sits on numerous
industry boards including Chair of The Banff Television Festival Foundation.
"Launching Powers Communications is the realization of a long-term goal
and I'm particularly pleased to continue representing CTVglobemedia within the
Industry," said Powers.
CTVglobemedia Inc. is Canada's premier multi-media company which owns CTV
Inc. and The Globe and Mail. CTV Inc. owns and operates conventional
television and radio stations across the country, and leading national
specialty channels. Other CTVglobemedia investments include an interest in
Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, and in Dome Productions, a North American
leader in the provision of mobile high definition production facilities.
For further information:
For further information: Mike Cosentino, CTV Inc., (416) 332-5048,
email@example.com or Mary Powers, Powers Communications,