E1 Entertainment has hired Swin Chang as director of development for kids and animation at E1 Television.
Chang - who will be based out of E1's corporate headquarters in Toronto - has been charged with bringing in new properties, while also overseeing E1 Television's current slate of projects in development for the US and Canadian markets.
She was previously in charge of production at Family Channel and Playhouse Disney in Canada, where she contributed to live action and animation shows including Life with Derek and The Latest Buzz.
"We are proud to welcome Swin to the E1 team," said Frank Saperstein, SVP kids and animation at E1. "In her broadcast roles, I have consistently been impressed by the quality of her choices. She has the ability to hone in on the unique elements which make a TV property viable."