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Toronto Animation Industry Conference

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Where: Toronto Reference Library & Online

When: November 2-4, 2023

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Toronto Animation / VFX Job Fair


Jodi Christie

Production Manager, Sphere

Jodi Christie is a graduate from the University of Toronto and began her career at YTV and Treehouse, working to implement digital content offerings. Jodi continued on to work for Teletoon as their Business Development Manager and, later, for Corus Entertainment, ensuring broad distribution across Canada for all of their major networks. Jodi later joined Nelvana as Production Coordinator and had the opportunity to work on a 2D series for Nickelodeon, as well as a 3D short film for Treehouse and Apple TV. Most recently, Jodi worked as Production Manager at 9Story/Brown Bag Films on a 2D series for PBS and TVO Kids. Jodi brings a sincere passion for storytelling and animation.

11:45AM - 12:45PM

Epic Hall

The Women Behind Red Ketchup (presented by SPHERE)

Red Ketchup is a badass hero who works as an FBI agent. He always accomplishes his missions, even if it means collateral damage in the process. Meet the creative and production team behind the series. Learn more about the women that turned this action-packed, high-adrenaline series into a hit on AdultSwim Canada and Télétoon la nuit.

With Carolina Tran-Yong Editor, Sphere Emily Weedon Writer, Sphere Jodi Christie Production Manager, Sphere Marianne Culbert Head of Production, Sphere Nicole Bauman Voice actress – Olga on Red Ketchup and Production Manager, Sphere

Moderator: Camila Francisco CG Animation Lead


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