Executive Producer National Productions
Emily Morgan heads up commissioning for the Shaw Media Lifestyle channels. In the role she is responsible for development and production of all Canadian Original programs including successful franchises such as Top Chef Canada, Chopped Canada and last year's top reality show on Specialty television; Big Brother Canada. Other original hit shows she has overseen include HGTV's Timber Kings and Canada's Handyman Challenge. Before taking over the Lifestyle Group, Emily held programming positions in the drama department at Alliance Atlantis, overseeing the launch of several digital services. Her more than twenty years of industry experience include a stint at Canadian Heritage in the Broadcasting Policy Branch as well as three years running programming for a Pay TV start-up in Sydney, Australia. Prior to that, Emily started her career at Astral television, working at The Movie Network and launching the classic movie service, MoviePix.
Speaking at: Shaw Media: The New Brand Content Upfronts