BBC Studios’ Cecilia Persson Signs on for TV Kids Summer Festival


Cecilia Persson, managing director of BBC Studios Kids & Family, is on board to deliver a keynote during the TV Kids Summer Festival, which is taking place June 6 to 9.

Persson drives an ambitious global strategy for BBC Studios Kids & Family. As managing director, Persson works in partnership with all areas of the business to ensure the most creative, efficient and effective approach to bring children’s content to audiences around the world. She has extensive creative and commercial knowledge, including more than 15 years at WarnerMedia, where she most recently held the role of VP of programming and content strategy for EMEA, acquisition and co-production international.

The TV Kids Summer Festival will feature keynotes and panels with leading executives and creatives discussing the major trends in the children’s programming business. It will be streamed live and available on-demand on Unlike other events requiring hefty registration fees, attendance to the TV Kids Summer Festival is free. The inaugural festival attracted more than 1,700 participants.

Look for more announcements in the coming weeks about key speakers and panels taking place during the TV Kids Summer Festival.

You can register for the TV Kids Summer Festival here, free of charge.

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