VP, Content & Production – ITHENTIC
Lisa Baylin is the VP, Content & Production at iThentic, a digital content and distribution company. Lisa has produced various award-winning scripted and non-scripted series including: Save Me (CBC), Epic Studios (Maker/Disney), The Nations (CBC), the Canadian Screen Award winning series Space Riders SI & SII (Bell Media, Hulu, Funny or Die); and the Emmy Award and Canadian Screen Award winning branded transmedia series Guidestones SI & SII (Bell Media, Hulu). In addition, Lisa has developed multiple digital assets ranging from games and apps to video platforms. Previously, she was the Program Manager at three private funds supporting the Canadian digital, television and film industries: the Bell Fund, the Independent Production Fund, and the COGECO Fund. Before joining the Funds, she was the Associate Conference Producer for the Banff World Television Festival. In 2007, she launched LB Casting, where she continues to cast projects for broadcast and web such as The Curse of Clara (CBC), Splashlings (TFP Toys/YouTube), The Dark Years (History Channel), Teleporting Fat Guy I, II & III (Shut Up! Cartoons/YouTube), S.O.S. (BBC/Fear Network). Since 2012, Lisa has been a digital media consultant for the Canadian Media Producers Association and participated in collective bargaining talks between the CMPA and the following unions ACTRA, DGC and WGC.