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Former CMF exec Stéphane Cardin named Netflix’s first Canadian employee


CMF adds new industry, market trends directorMONTREAL and TORONTO – Netflix has tapped Stéphane Cardin as its new director of public policy for Canada where he will lead its regulatory affairs and industry relations.According to a La Presse report, Cardin (pictured) will be based in Montreal and report to the streaming giant’s global government relations team in Washington.  He will begin his new role in mid-September.Cardin has been VP of industry and public affairs at Canada Media Fund (CMF) since 2006, and held a senior role with the Société de development des enterprises culturales du Québec (SODEC) prior to that,...