Vice President, Development and Production, Boat Rocker Studios, Kids and Family
Shaleen Sangha has been a part of the Boat Rocker team since 2017. As vice president of Boat Rocker Studios, Kids and Family, Shaleen oversees the day-to-day operations of its Toronto division with a focus on creative development and production. Prior to this Shaleen was at DHX Media since 2007, as the director of development for Kids and Family entertainment.
Shaleen has a passion for content and focuses on building meaningful heartfelt stories that resonate with todays youth. Throughout her career, Shaleen has been committed to seeking out and fostering new ideas and talent as well as managing relationships with existing clients, creators and content makers. Shaleen was a CSA nominee as supervising producer of the The Next Step Season 6, and was creative executive on series such as The Strange Chores, Polly Pocket, Chip and Potato, Chuck’s Choice, Doozers, Looped and many more.
Shaleen was instrumental in building online content for many of the series on her slate including the Chuck’s Choice: Choose Your Own Pet Adventure and the Addison: The Invention Detective app. In addition to her role in development, Shaleen has created content since she was 9-years-old and has been a writer, director and producer of award-winning short films, including Nayan and the Evil Eye which garnered 14 awards worldwide. Shaleen also has experience in sales and contracts administration in her prior roles at Cinemavault Releasing and Microsoft Canada.
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