Statement from G. Grant Machum, Acting Chair, Telefilm Canada on the nomination of Catherine Tait

“I welcome Catherine Tait’s nomination to the position of President and CEO of CBC/Radio-Canada.

“Catherine is a leading player in our industry and a passionate and dedicated advocate of Canada’s creative industries. Her proven leadership skills driven by a collaborative and visionary approach, in addition to her extensive international experience and strong connection to all regions of Canada, makes her the ideal candidate to lead the public broadcaster.

“I congratulate Catherine and look forward to continuing the partnership of our two organizations.”