MINI TFO IS ALSO A FINALIST AT THE KIDSCREEN AWARDS IN MIAMI
TORONTO, Nov. 26, 2015 /CNW/ - Groupe Média TFO is proud to announce that its Mini TFO hosts Josée Leblanc, Louis‑Philippe Deslauriers and Alexandra Janvier have been nominated for the 2016 Kidscreen Awards, in the Best On-Air Host or Hosting Team category. The winners will be revealed at the award gala in Miami, on February 8, 2016.
"We are honoured by this prestigious accolade bestowed upon us by the Kidscreen Awards, a testament to the talent of the TFO hosts and to the quality of our programming, produced in French," says Glenn O'Farrell, President and Chief Executive Officer, Groupe Média TFO. "We are also delighted to announce that the extraordinary growth of our digital distribution platforms now means that our MiniABC channel is YouTube's number one French-language channel in all of Canada, regardless of content type, with over 110 million views."
The Mini TFO hosts take children on adventures in a reassuring, fun world, and spur their creativity, imagination, and desire to learn.
Mini TFO offers a series of short programs, animated cartoons and games through which children aged 2–12 can exercise their imagination in a playful, educational environment. It also brings innovative content such as the Biblio Mini application, 2014 Mobile App Awards finalist in the Best Children's App category, and other fun, educational content available on several platforms.
About Groupe Média TFO
Groupe Média TFO is a premium destination for audiences seeking educational and cultural content in French. The stimulating experiences and acclaimed content it offers, always at the forefront of digital learning, have earned it prizes in Austin and Amsterdam.
SOURCE Ontario French Language Educational Communications Authority (TFO)
For further information: Touria Karim, Communications Manager, [email protected]tfo.org, (416) 968-8225