Jodi Flynn Joins Cineflix as EVP, Programming
June 06, 2012
Leading international indie producer and distributor Cineflix Media continues to expand its US presence with the appointment of Jodi Flynn to the position of Executive Vice President, Programming. Based in Cineflix’s LA office, Flynn joins Cineflix in July and will generate content for new and returning reality series for major cable networks, alongside Lisa Levenson and Charles Tremayne in the U.S. and Joe Houlihan in Canada. Flynn, whose credits include the Emmy®-nominated series Hoarders, reports to Simon Lloyd, CEO of Cineflix Productions.
“Jodi is a highly respected executive with a great eye for a hit show and a smart idea,” said Simon Lloyd, CEO of Cineflix Productions. “She will be a key member of our senior creative team as we continue to expand our production slate on both the East and West coasts, while maintaining the high quality of our output.”
“I’m thrilled to be joining Cineflix as it expands its U.S. presence,” said Flynn. “The strength of Cineflix’s diverse brand gives us an incredible opportunity to broaden our programming slate and work with a wide variety of major networks. I look forward to working with Simon and the entire Cineflix team.”
Previously, Flynn served as the VP of Development for Screaming Flea Productions Inc., where she worked on several series including the Critics’ Choice Award-winning Hoarders for A&E, My Shopping Addiction for Oxygen, and Three Sheets which aired on Spike. Since 2005, Flynn has developed highly successful projects for a variety of networks including TLC, Oxygen, SPIKE, We, Mojo, Food, History, Discovery Health, Science Channel, Fuse, and Bio.
The Emmy®-nominated producer began her career as a live newscast and special projects producer in Washington D.C. prior to working for Seattle’s ABC affiliate as a newscast and talk show producer.
Cineflix produces more than 400 hours per year of programming for international broadcasters, including such hits as American Pickers, Property Brothers, Cold Blood, Property Virgins, and the award-winning Nazi Hunters. Cineflix also maintains production offices in Toronto, New York, Vancouver, Montreal, and London. Flynn is the latest major appointment for Cineflix, joining previously announced executives Lisa Levenson, who also serves as EVP of Programming; Miura Kite, EVP of Cineflix Studios; and Chris Bonney, CEO Rights, Cineflix Media.
About Cineflix Media Inc.
Cineflix Media Inc. is a leading international media company that brings together global broadcast and production partners, major talent, and key executives to create top quality original content produced and distributed for television and other platforms. Producing more than 400 hours per year of multi-genre television for international broadcasters, and with a rapidly expanding library of 2500 hours, Cineflix Media is a recognized leader with offices in Montreal, Toronto, London, New York, Los Angeles, Vancouver, and Dublin.
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