Radio & Television

Directors Guild names Barr as new CEO

TORONTO - The Directors Guild of Canada (DGC) has named Gerry Barr as its new CEO and national executive director. He will assume the post in August 2011.Barr’s wide-ranging career has included labour organization and negotiations for the Steelworkers’ Union, as well as the creation of its Steelworkers Humanity Fund. Since 2000, has held the role of president and CEO of the Canadian Council for International Cooperation, a coalition of approximately 100 not-for-profit organizations working on international development co-operation and humanitarian response.“We’re thrilled to have somebody of Gerry’s stature and integrity take the helm of the Directors Guild of Canada,”...

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