Lynn Chadwick To Head Nelvana's Sales In Europe
Former vice president of Greenlight International B.V., Lynn Chadwick has been appointed Nelvanas director of sales for Northern Europe. Based in the companys London office, she will drive sales and development with key customers in the United Kingdom, Ireland and the Netherlands. Prior to her position at Greenlight, Chadwick served as vice president, international at Salter Street Films International. She oversaw the establishment and significant growth of their international division, establishing Salter Street as a leading Canadian producer and supplier of television content. "The United Kingdom is a critical territory in Nelvanas international distribution and development activity. Success rests on our ability to create content that bridges the U.K. and Europe," said Emmanuele Petry, vice president, Europe. "Lynns extensive experience in the international marketplace will give us the strength we need in our U.K. office. Shes a great asset to the Nelvana team and to our customers." Nelvana is owned by Corus Entertainment, a Canadian-based media and entertainment company. Earlier this month, Corus announced it was consolidating the operations of Nelvana and its television division into one integrated business unit under the leadership of Paul Robertson.