CBC has just announced that Chris Harris has been hired as Executive Producer, Digital, |Scripted. In his new role, Harris will report to Paul McGrath, Director, Digital Content, CBC.
Most recently he was Vice President, Strategy & Business Development with Secret Location, a position he held since 2013. Prior to that Head of Social Media at Shaw Media. He had previously spent more than seven years with CBC as an award-winning interactive producer and journalist, working in Sports, News, Kids, and Television. In 2006 he joined Alliance Atlantis/Canwest where he led the digital content teams at Shaw Media and Canwest as both director and head of Online Content, where he helped lead the creation of globally-recognized award-winning work, which resulted in significant growth in unique visitors, visits, engagement, and revenue.