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WIFT-T names Karen Bruce as new executive director


TORONTO - Karen Bruce will become executive director of Women In Film & Television – Toronto (WIFT-T) beginning April 4, replacing Heather Webb who resigned at the end of December.Bruce joins the organization from the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television, where she is currently director of membership and fan engagement.  Prior to joining the Academy in 2012, she served as director of Canadian initiatives at the Toronto International Film Festival.“We are so pleased to welcome Karen as our new Executive Director”, said WIFT-T board chair Jocelyn Hamilton, in the announcement.  “With her many years of experience supporting programs that enhance...