Ontario Media Development Corporation (Ontario Creates)
- Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries
SUITE 501, SOUTH TOWER, 175 BLOOR STREET EAST
- (416) 314-6858
- (416) 314-6876
- DEVELOPMENT CORPORATIONS ACT, RSO 1990, C. D.10, S. 5; O. REG. 672/00; O. REG. 171/02 (opens a new window)
The Ontario Media Development Corporation, commonly known as Ontario creates, focuses on encouraging strategic business partnerships among the converging cultural media industries, including film and television production, book and magazine publishing, sound recording and interactive digital media. In addition to fostering partnerships, the agency seeks to address the distinct challenges each of the cultural industries faces in domestic and international marketplaces.
The Lieutenant Governor in Council appoints not more than seventeen members and designates one of the members as chair and one as vice-chair. In the case of the absence or illness of the chair or there being a vacancy in the office of the chair, the vice-chair, or if there is no vice-chair available, the member of the board designated by the Minister for the purpose, shall act as and have all the powers of the chair.
Members serve for a term not exceeding three years and are eligible for reappointment.
- The board of directors of the corporation meets at least four times in each year.
Appointments & Vacancies
|1.||Chair (Part-Time)||AARON CAMPBELL||
28-Feb-2019 - 27-Feb-2022
|2.||Member (Part-Time)||NYLA INNUKSUK||
21-Mar-2018 - 20-Mar-2021
|3.||Member (Part-Time)||MICHAEL CECI||
11-Apr-2019 - 10-Apr-2022
|4.||Member (Part-Time)||DIANA ARAJS||
06-Jun-2019 - 05-Jun-2022
|5.||Member (Part-Time)||EDITH MYERS||
26-Jul-2019 - 25-Jul-2022
|6.||Member (Part-Time)||SANTINA COLALILLO||
16-Apr-2020 - 15-Apr-2023
|7.||Member (Part-Time)||PHILIP FORTE||
09-Jul-2020 - 08-Jul-2023