New Metric Media, the Canadian manufacturing corporate in the back of Hulu’s Letterkenny, is staffing up.
The corporate has employed former Bell Media exec Jeff Hersh as its first Leader Running Officer and previous Pier 21 Movies exec Invoice Lundy as SVP, Comedy.
Hersh has spent the final 8 years on the Canadian broadcaster, the place he’s GM of its Crave provider in addition to the Canadian model of Starz. He’ll focal point on company technique and using strategic enlargement by way of acquisitions, partnerships and elevating capital.
Lundy has spent the final 3 years at The Beaverton manufacturer Pier 21 Movies, having additionally labored at Bell Media. He’ll focal point on broadening the corporate’s slate of comedy manufacturers and roster of comedy ability throughout scripted, comic strip and rise up for a couple of platforms together with tv, are living leisure, products and licensing.
Each Hersh and Lundy will report back to Mark Montefiore, Founder and CEO, New Metric Media
“We’re shifting into a brand new and thrilling segment of evolution at New Metric Media. This symbiotic means will be offering an extraordinary alternative for comedy manufacturers to increase farther past the unique medium they have been created for,” mentioned Montefiore. “The appointments of Jeff and Invoice, and collaboration with Steve will supply us with the talents and revel in to turn out to be a beacon for the most efficient world comedy manufacturers.”