Fiona Conway joins CBC News

As executive director of programming for CBC News and centres, Conway (pictured) will oversee programs including Marketplace, The National and World Report.
July 5, 2012

Fiona Conway (pictured) is joining Canadian pubcaster CBC as executive director of programming for CBC News and centres.

Conway takes on the role July 23 and will oversee programs including The National, The Fifth Estate, Marketplace and World Report.

She comes to the CBC after most recently working at ABC News services and client services as executive director. She began her career at CFRA Radio, moving to Global and CTV before heading stateside to ABC.

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