Speaker Michelle Daly

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Michelle Daly

Senior Director, Comedy

CBC, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

As Senior Director, Comedy, CBC Scripted Content, Michelle Daly leads the team responsible for managing the creative development and production of CBC’s slate of comedic programming.  Michelle joined the CBC as Executive in Charge of Production in 2011, and has overseen such comedies as Workin’ Moms, Kim's Convenience, Baroness von Sketch Show, Schitt's Creek and This Hour Has 22 Minutes.

Prior to joining the CBC, Michelle was the Director of Content at The Comedy Network where she managed the creative elements on such programs as Corner Gas, Dan for Mayor, Picnicface and The Jon Dore Television Show.  Her passion for comedy extends back to one of her first positions as an assistant to The Kids In The Hall.

Michelle is currently a board member of WIFT-T.

Speaking on: Face To Face Meeting Exchange; Master Class: The Revitalization Canadian Comedy Featuring Workin’ Moms, Letterkenny, And More!

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