FremantleMedia International Launches Canadian Sales Office
TORONTO – FremantleMedia International is launching in Canada.
Former MGM exec Susan Hummel will in March start overseeing the global distribution giant's local arm as senior vp distribution and sales at FremantleMedia Canada, based in Toronto.
FremantleMedia is looking to grow its Canadian operation in both the English and French languages, licensing product to broadcasters, pay TV, new media and digital platforms.
Hummel, who most recently served at MGM as senior vp U.S. basic cable and Canada television distribution, will report to New York-based senior executive vp Lisa Honig.