Toronto Animation Film Festival

Toronto Animation Industry Conference

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Where: Corus Quay, Toronto, Canada, 25 Dockside Dr.

When: Saturday to Sunday, November 2-3, 2019

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Toronto Animation / VFX Job Fair


Ken Faier

El Presidente and CEO, Epic Story Media Inc.

Ken Faier is el presidente and CEO of Epic Story Media and its subsidiary Epic Story Interactive. The mission for both companies is to put creators at the center of compelling and engaging franchises for kids. Previously, Ken served as SVP and GM and then SVP and executive producer for DHX Media after DHX acquired Nerd Corps Entertainment, where Ken served as El Presidente for over 10 years.

Prior to Nerd Corps, Ken was vice president of production and distribution for the children’s division at Alliance Atlantis. Prior to Alliance Atlantis, Ken was with Brunico Communications where he launched KidScreen as the founding publisher and eventually KidScreen Summit. Ken brings his deep experience to market in launching Epic Story and its long-term mission of bringing joy to the world! It’s Gonna be Epic!

1:00PM - 2:00PM

Corus 8th Floor Theatre

Welcome to Toon Town!

It’s time to put a spotlight on some of the new players in town! Epic Story Media and Headspinner Productions are two new players into the animation market led by a couple of industry veterans. Join us as they talk about launching new properties in this new world of global streaming and how they are doing things differently.

With Ben McEvoy TAAFI Chair, Friends & Enemies Ken Faier El Presidente and CEO, Epic Story Media Inc. Michelle Melanson Cuperus Headspinner Productions Inc., President

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