Speaker Vanessa Case

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Vanessa Case

SVP Global Head of Unscripted Production, Vice Studios & Pulse Films

Blue Ant Media

Vanessa Case, EVP, Content, Blue Ant Media is a veteran in content creation and programming strategy for world renowned media brands.

In her role at Blue Ant Media, Case oversees the strategy and creation of original programming that embraces a multi-platform distribution approach. Her expertise in factual and lifestyle categories has driven the company’s creation and programming of compelling content across linear television, streaming video and short-form digital series.

Case has a strong background in strategic planning which includes launching and rebranding channels in alliance with international brands and media partners. Under her leadership, she has kickstarted several high profile partnerships and co-productions to increase Blue Ant Media’s content output with household names such as BBC Worldwide and CBS/Smithsonian Networks. 

Case has been a frontrunner for Love Nature’s global expansion which has seen the brand grow from a Canadian linear channel to an international offering that includes an SVOD service in 39 countries and linear channels in several territories. Leading Blue Ant Media’s celebrated commitment to produce the most 4K natural history content in the world annually, she has been critical in positioning the company as a global leader in 4K wildlife and nature production. Case is also responsible for the acquisition of content across Blue Ant Media’s portfolio of brands and intellectual properties.

Previous work includes leadership roles in content creation and programming for National Geographic Channel, HGTV and the History Channel. Case is a member of the Banff World Media Festival Advisory Board.

Speaking on: Face To Face Meeting Exchange; Face To Face Meeting Exchange; Creative Unscripted: The Golden Era Of Prestige Factual Content

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