Karine Moses Appointed President, Bell Media Québec
— January 14, 2019
– Moses adds programming and production to portfolio –
MONTRÉAL (January 14, 2019) – Bell Media announced today the appointment of Karine Moses as President, Bell Media Québec, effective immediately. Based in Montréal, Moses’ new role encompasses all programming, production, and scheduling operations for Bell Media’s French-language TV properties including RDS. Reporting to Randy Lennox, President, Bell Media, Moses continues to lead Bell Media’s Astral division and retains her current sales responsibilities in Québec.
“Karine is a highly innovative leader with expertise across multiple aspects of our business,” said Lennox. “I am confident that her creativity, vision, and passion will ensure the successful management of our Québec-based properties now and into the future.”
“I’m honoured to take the reins of Bell Media’s business in Québec and I look forward to providing the stewardship required to ensure the company’s continued success in the market,” said Moses. “I’m committed to continuing the remarkable impact that Gerry Frappier has had on Bell Media and on the industry as a whole, while forging new ground for our business in the province’s ever-evolving media landscape.”
Today’s announcement follows Gerry Frappier’s decision to retire on March 31, 2019. Formerly President, French-language TV and RDS, Frappier will remain with Bell Media as a Special Advisor during the transition and leading up to his retirement.
Moses has been with Bell for more than 20 years. She was most recently President of Astral, Bell Media’s out-of-home advertising division, while also serving as Vice-President of Bell Media Sales in Québec since 2016, managing revenues and sales teams in the province. For her full bio click here.
Bell Media is Canada’s leading content creation company with premier assets in television, radio, out-of-home advertising, digital media, and more. Bell Media owns 30 local television stations led by CTV, Canada’s highest-rated television network; 30 specialty channels, including TSN and RDS, and four pay TV services. Bell Media is Canada’s largest radio broadcaster, with 215 music channels including 109 licensed radio stations in 58 markets across the country, all part of the iHeartRadio brand and streaming service. Bell Media owns Astral, an out-of-home advertising network of more than 30,000 faces in five provinces. Bell Media also operates more than 200 websites; video streaming services including Crave, TSN Direct, and RDS Direct; and multi-channel network Much Studios. The company produces live theatrical shows via its partnership with Iconic Entertainment Studios; owns a majority stake in Pinewood Toronto Studios; is a partner in Just for Laughs, the live comedy event and TV producer; and owns Dome Productions Inc., one of North America’s leading production facilities providers. Bell Media is part of BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company. Learn more at www.BellMedia.ca.