New VP of Programming for Corus’s Historia & Séries+ Channels

MONTREAL: Corus Média has appointed Brigitte Vincent as VP of programming for its French-language Historia and Séries+ channels.

Vincent had been the director of original productions and Canadian acquisitions for Historia and Séries+ since 2008. To support her in this new role, Vincent has appointed Catherine Vidal to the position of director of original productions and Canadian acquisitions.

“There’s no question that with her extensive experience, adaptability and understanding of the current and future issues in our industry, Brigitte will drive the continued development of our channels and take them to the next level,” said Mario Cecchini, the president of Corus Média. “She will also assume responsibility for strategic management and relationships with stakeholders in the sector, who are partners in our growth and will help us fulfill the potential of the Historia and Séries+ channels.”