Senior Vice-President, Original Programming
Corrie Coe is Senior Vice-President, Original Programming for Bell Media’s English-language properties, overseeing development and independent production. With a cross-channel and company-wide focus, she is responsible for the overall development and execution of creative content for all genres from independent producers for Bell Media’s two conventional networks, its English specialty and pay channel, and for Crave, Bell Media’s SVOD service.
Coe has overseen the development and production of Bell Media’s critically-acclaimed and award-winning original series, including Cardinal, The Disappearance, Orphan Black, Letterkenny, The Amazing Race Canada, Corner Gas Animated, MasterChef Canada, 19-2, The Beaverton, and Killjoys, amongst others.
Coe was formerly Vice-President, Business and Legal Affairs, CTVglobemedia, where she was responsible for the legal and business affairs on the independent Canadian programming commissioned by the CTV network and for CTV’s numerous specialty channels.
A member of Canada’s television production community for many years, Coe previously worked for the Canadian Television Fund and the Ontario Film Development Corporation, and practiced entertainment, corporate commercial and intellectual property law at Smith, Lyons.
Coe currently sits on the Board of Governors of the ACTRA Fraternal Benefit Society, the Board of Directors for the Canadian Film Centre, and the Harold Greenberg Fund.
Coe is a recipient of WXN (Women’s Executive Network) Canada’s Most Powerful Women Top 100 Award. As well, Coe is the recipient of the Women in Film and Television (WIFT-T) Crystal Award, in the Mentorship Category.
Coe was also the recipient of the Canadian Women in Communications (CWC) Leadership Excellence Award in the Mentor Category and was named Production Executive of the Year by Playback magazine.