WOW! Unlimited Hires shomi Alum Marni Shulman


Marni Shulman, the former VP and head of content and programming at the now-defunct Canadian SVOD service shomi, has been named senior VP and general manager at WOW! Unlimited Media.

In her new position, Shulman is charged with managing the launch of WOW!’s new multiplatform kids’ and youth brand. She will also oversee the execution of the company’s new partnership with Bell Media.

Before taking up her role at shomi, Shulman served as VP of content for IFC Canada, Showcase Action and Showcase Diva Networks, as well as director of programming for CTV Travel.

Neil Chakravarti, the president and COO of WOW!, commented: “We are very excited to welcome Marni to the WOW! team. Her programming experience as well as understanding of audiences and content will be huge assets for our upcoming platform initiatives.”

“I am thrilled to join the WOW! Unlimited family,” added Shulman. “Combining the unparalleled talents of veteran animated content creators, kids’ branding pioneers, best-in-class production experts and next-generation digital content trendsetters, this company is poised to create the most innovative, multiplatform ‘kidult’ product offerings.”