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Canamedia names McGowan VP global sales, acquisitions

Bill McGowan, a current member of Canamedia parent company Magic Lantern Media's senior management team, will be charged with advancing the company's overall reach in digital and non-theatrical markets.
March 18, 2013

Toronto-based broadcast distribution and production company Canamedia has appointed Bill McGowan as VP global sales and acquisitions.

“Bill’s experience with content distribution in North American and international markets, together with his excellent producer relationships developed over many years, will help drive our Canamedia division forward,” said Magic Lantern Media president Doug Connolly in a statement.

McGowan is a current member of the Magic Lantern Media senior management team, and has led the company’s growth in new digital markets, online delivery and opened non-theatrical markets for Canamedia producers, the company said. In his new role, McGowan will advance the company’s overall reach.

Canamedia, a division of Magic Lantern Media, produces and distributes lifestyle, factual, entertainment, travel, adventure, outdoor and documentary programming.

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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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