About CMPA

Executive Team

 

 

 

Scott Garvie

Chair, CMPA Board of Directors

With offices in Toronto and Los Angeles, Shaftesbury is an award-winning creator and producer of original content for television and digital platforms, sold in 120 countries worldwide. Shaftesbury's slate includes David Shore's new series Houdini & Doyle for Sony Pictures Television, Shaw Media, ITV and Fox; thriller series Slasher for Super Channel and Chiller; and 10 seasons of Murdoch Mysteries for CBC, UKTV and ITV STUDIOS Global Entertainment.

Read more >

 

 


Reynolds Mastin

Reynolds Mastin

President and CEO

Reynolds Mastin works on behalf of our members to develop strategic relationships with key external stakeholders, both nationally and internationally. These include among others, the CRTC, the federal government, broadcasters, distributors and exhibitors, which serve to facilitate the promotion and stimulus of the Canadian production industry to ensure the continued success of Canada's independent production sector and a future for Canadian content.

Read more >

 


Marc Séguin

Marc Séguin

Senior Vice-President, Policy

Marc Séguin joined the CMPA in 2004. In his role as Senior Vice-President of Policy, Marc oversees all the organization’s policy initiatives, including all issues related to feature film. Before joining the CMPA, Marc held a number of increasingly senior positions in the Public Service of Canada between the late 1980s and 2001.

Read more >

 

 


Liz Shorten

Liz Shorten

Senior Vice-President, Operations & Member Services

Liz Shorten has been working to build capacity in the film, television and digital media sectors for the past 20 years.  In her role at the CMPA-BC, Liz advocates for BC companies, creates policies and strategies to assist in industry growth, and organizes industry development initiatives. Liz has held senior positions at the Ontario Film Development Corporation, British Columbia Film, and CBC Television.

Read more >

 


Erin Finlay

Chief Legal Officer

Erin provides legal advice and strategic direction for the CMPA and our members on a wide range of matters, including CRTC Regulatory proceedings, Terms of Trade, Canada Media Fund policies and guidelines, intellectual property and the changing role of copyright in our ever-shifting media landscape.   She also advocates on behalf of our members to help ensure that Canada’s independent media producers are supported and promoted so that world-class content continues to thrive in Canada and around the world.  

Read more >