Board of Directors

Helena Shelton Helena Shelton – Director Helena brings over 20 years of media experience to her role as EVP, Director of Trading and Accountability at PHD. A strategic negotiator with a reputation for consistently delivering value across all media platforms, Helena’s passion for media is well known in the industry.
She is a leader with the ability to manage, inspire and mentor. Helena has lead media negotiations in both Canada and the US and has successfully delivered integrated negotiations for her clients.Always eager to weigh in on issues she has written and shared her opinions in Media in Canada and Marketing. Her background includes both packaged goods and retail with a focus on Broadcast.When she is not strategizing on how to deliver the most for the least for PHD clients she relaxes with hot yoga, a run and a glass of wine, not always in that order.TOP

Ron Suter Ron M. Suter – Director Ron Suter has been named Executive Vice President/General Manager, Canada, NBC Universal Television Distribution and Executive Vice President, Universal Studios Canada.
In this role, Suter will continue to oversee all Canadian television operations for NBC Universal Television Distribution and represent Universal Studios as a national leader for both the studio and parent company General Electric. He is responsible for licensing all of NBC Universal’s theatrical and television programming in all media for English and French Canada.After working in several areas of the music business, he moved to the television division as a syndication sales executive in 1986. He was appointed Sales Manager in 1991 and in 1993, he assumed a senior role in Universal’s Canadian television division, becoming Vice President, General Manager, Universal Television Canada.Suter also currently manages the NBC Universal Heritage Fund and serves as a director for the National Screen Institute (NSI), as well as Canada’s Walk of Fame.Suter resides in Ontario, Canada with his wife and two daughtersTOP

John Tucker John Tucker – Administration John began his broadcast career in Thompson Manitoba on-air at CHTM Radio in the 70′s. His search for employment took him to CKY and CFRW radio and CKY-TV in Winnipeg, CFUN in Vancouver and 1050 CHUM and 104.5 CHUMFM in Toronto.
John finalized his career with a 23 year senior television and radio management role with CKWS/CHEX-TV with Power Broadcasting, and later with Corus Entertainment. John is now with the Ontario College of Teachers as a Member of the Council and Executive Committee and Chair of the Finance Committee. He was also a long-term member of the board of the Broadcast Executive Society.TOP

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