Banff Media Festival – Canadian Media Leaders June 12

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Banff Media Festival – Canadian Media Leaders June 12

BANFF WORLD MEDIA FESTIVAL

This session on June 12, entitled “Canadian Media Leaders: The State of the Nation,” examined the future of production and development in Canada. The participants were Kevin Crull (President, Bell Media), Phil Lind (Vice Chairman, Rogers Communications), John Riley (President, Astral Television Networks and Astral Télé Réseaux), Kirstine Stewart (Executive Vice President, English Services, CBC) and Paul Robertson (Group Vice President, Broadcasting and President of Shaw Media). The panel was moderated by Globe and Mail Senior Writer Gordon Pitts.