Speaker Marie McCann

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Marie McCann

Senior Director, Children's Content


Marie McCann is the Senior Director of Children's Content for CBC Kids.  Marie oversees development, production, acquisition as well as in-house production of our-award winning content.   Marie has been a performer, writer, director producer and programmer in kids television for over 25 years. A proud mother of two teenagers, Marie sings in a country band and is currently writing the second novel in her series "Larry the Dromedary". 

What are we looking for?
As Canada's national public broadcaster, CBC is committed to excellence and innovation in children's and youth media and to reaching our audience across multiple platforms:

TV Mornings - up to age 8
CBC GEM - 8 and under, 8 - 13, 13+
cbckids.ca - up to age 10
cbckidsnews.ca - ages 9 - 13
cbcparents.ca - parents and caregivers

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At the Banff Media Festival, we met with Netflix and took a ride up Sulphur Mountain on the gondola. That’s where we made the pitch.
- Naveen Prasad, EVP and GM, Elevation Pictures


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