Speaker Giuliana Benvenuto

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Giuliana Benvenuto

Senior Manager, Acquisitions, North America

Cineflix Rights

With nine years of experience in film and television distribution, broadcasting, and financing, Giuliana Benvenuto joined Cineflix Rights in February 2018. Giuliana sources and acquires quality third-party programming content for the company’s distribution catalogue. With a focus on North American acquisitions, Giuliana’s current producer clients include Mayhem Entertainment, Critical Content, CBC Radio-Canada, CNN, and UP Entertainment.

Giuliana is a graduate of Ryerson University’s RTA School of Media and began her career at Ontario Creates (formerly Ontario Media Development Corporation) and Entertainment One. Prior to joining Cineflix Rights, Giuliana honed her skills during her five years at Corus Entertainment (formerly Shaw Media) as Content Acquisitions Associate, where she acquired content from worldwide suppliers for all of Corus’ channels, including Global, W Network, and Showcase. Giuliana is passionate about the media industry and is eager to be a part of shaping its future.

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