July 28, 2014 3:49 PM ET


Company Overview of Blue Ant Media Inc.

Company Overview

Blue Ant Media Inc., an integrated Canadian media company, owns and operates specialty channels, as well as offers digital publishing for its Web and mobile sites and magazines in Canada. The company, through its subsidiary, owns and operates specialty channels Travel+Escape, Bite TV, and AUX T. The company was founded in 2011 and is based in Toronto, Canada.

130 Merton Street

Toronto, ON M4S 1A4


Founded in 2011





Key Executives for Blue Ant Media Inc.

Age: 57
Chief Operating Officer
Age: 55
Director and Chief Executive Officer of Television & Digital
Executive Vice President of Programming & Production
Senior Vice President of Digital Publishing & Business Development
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Blue Ant Media Inc. Key Developments

Blue Ant Media Opens US Sales Office in New York City; Hires Jason Cason to Lead East Coast Blue Ant Media Solutions Team

Blue Ant Media announced the launch of a sales office in New York City to support the recent investment in LA based Omnia Media. Former Director, Partner Development at Machinma, Jason Cason, has been hired to lead the east coast Blue Ant Media Solutions team. Jillian Bove has also been hired to join the east coast division as an Account Executive.

Blue Ant Media Inc. Announces Executive Changes

Blue Ant Media Inc. announced management changes following the merging of the company's recently acquired High Fidelity HDTV and GlassBOX Television under Blue Ant Media. Raja Khanna, will continue on the Board of Directors and has been appointed to the new position of CEO, Television & Digital, Blue Ant Media. Raja was formerly CEO, GlassBOX Television. Jeffrey Elliott, Founder, President and Chief Strategy Officer, GlassBOX Television, will be leaving his position with the company to focus on digital media and next generation television applications. He remains a shareholder in Blue Ant Media and continues to work with the company on a consulting basis. Ken Murphy, CEO and Co-founder and John Panikkar, Co-founder, High Fidelity HDTV are leaving their positions. Both become shareholders of Blue Ant Media, and Ken Murphy will be joining the Board of Directors of the company. Vanessa Case has been appointed EVP Programming & Marketing, Television & Digital, Blue Ant Media. Asha Daniere has joined the company in the new position of EVP Business and Legal Affairs, Television & Digital, Blue Ant Media. Asha will also work closely with Robb Chase in support of corporate development activities. She was formerly SVP and General Counsel, Score Media Inc. Simon Foster has been appointed SVP Publishing & Business Development, Television & Digital, Blue Ant Media. Wayne Scrivens has been appointed SVP Technology, Television & Digital, Blue Ant Media. Frank Bertolas has been appointed EVP and CFO, Blue Ant Media. Anna Carbone has been appointed VP Television Sales, Television & Digital, Blue Ant Media. Ryan Fuss has joined the company as VP Digital Sales, Television & Digital, Blue Ant Media. Ryan was previously Managing Director, Canada Sales, Glam Media Canada. Andrew Irwin has been promoted to VP Content Distribution & Partnerships, Television & Digital, Blue Ant Media.

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