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Portfolio adds director of development to team

Portfolio Entertainment has appointed Nancy Yeaman as director of development, tasked with sourcing new projects and bringing them from concept to pre-production.
February 16, 2011

Portfolio Entertainment has appointed Nancy Yeaman as its director of development, tasked with sourcing new projects and bringing them from concept to pre-production.

Yeaman comes to the Toronto-based production company from Decode Entertainment Inc., where she spent 12 years and was most recently its director of development. At Portfolio she will work on both non-fiction and scripted projects.

“Nancy has a flair for bringing characters and ideas to life. Her creativity and strong relationships in the creative community will contribute to our expanding production slate and we  are thrilled to have her join our team,” said Lisa Olfman, co-president of Portfolio Entertainment in a statement.

“I am delighted to be joining Portfolio Entertainment at such an exciting time of growth for the company and look forward to working with such a talented team,” said Yeaman.

 

About The Author
Meagan Kashty is an associate editor of realscreen, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Meagan is an award-winning business journalist. Prior to joining the realscreen team, Meagan was online editor of Canadian Grocer, named Magazine of the Year at the 2015 Canadian Business Media Awards. She can be reached at mkashty@brunico.com, and you can follow her on Twitter @MegKashty

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