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Kate Blank named director of int’l sales for Blue Ant

In a bid to bolster its distribution division, Canadian broadcast company Blue Ant Media has named Kate Blank (pictured) as its director of international sales.
February 18, 2015

In a bid to bolster its distribution division, Canadian broadcast company Blue Ant Media has named Kate Blank (pictured) as its director of international sales.

In her new role, Blank will be responsible for licensing the company’s catalog in the Asia-Pacific region, German-speaking territories, the Middle East and Eastern Europe. Blue Ant Media’s international division contains more than 1,500 hours of factual, lifestyle and reality programming as well as docuseries and formats.

Blank was previously the director of international distribution at Breakthrough Entertainment, where she managed distribution and licensed programming across all genres.

“Kate’s experience, track record and extensive international relationships are a perfect fit for Blue Ant as the demand for our premium programming continues to grow worldwide,” said Solange Attwood, senior VP of international at Blue Ant Media, in a statement.

 

About The Author
Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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