Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana Studio has appointed Irene Weibel as its new vice president and head of Nelvana Studio.
She has been promoted from the role of vice president for international production and development.
Weibel will be responsible for the studio’s development and productions, and will be based in Los Angeles and Toronto. She will oversee the studio’s creative direction and will help launch new brands in the marketplace.
“We are delighted that Irene has taken on this new role at the helm of the Studio,” said Nelvana’s MD Colin Bohm.
“Irene is recognised internationally for her creative and production talent in the industry. This appointment enables us to build on Nelvana’s track record of programming excellence and positions us optimally for even greater success in the international marketplace.”
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