Ken Murphy

Discovery Channel Canada boss out in rejig

Discovery Channel Canada’s long-serving president and general manager Paul Lewis is leaving as part of continuing top level changes at local giant Bell Media. Lewis has been with Discovery Channel since 1994, but is one of senior managers leaving as new Bell president Mary Ann Turcke continues to build a new executive team. The departure […]

Industry veterans prep niche SVOD channels

Fledgling Canada-based media firm TableRock Media has unveiled plans to launch a range of specialist direct-to-consumer international SVOD channels. The subscription OTT channels will be focused on specific areas of interest and will include guitar-, motorcycle- and aviation-themed channels. The plan is to launch the first services in 2016. TableRock was created by former GlassBox […]