Edward W. BoydChief Executive Officer, Current International Inc.
Edward W. Boyd was appointed to the Board of directors of CBC/Radio-Canada on June 1, 2010 for a five-year term. He was reappointed for a second five-year term, effective June 1, 2015.
Mr. Boyd is Chief Executive Officer of Current International Inc., a full- service communications company providing marketing solutions to leading organizations. Prior to this, Mr. Boyd was Chief Executive Officer of One Advertising Inc., which was acquired in February of 2015.
Previously, Mr. Boyd was CEO of Iceberg Media Com, a pioneering publicly traded Internet radio broadcaster. Before joining Iceberg, he held the position of President at e-commerce book retailer Indigo Online. Prior to this, he served as Senior Vice-President of New Media & New Business for Young & Rubicam Canada.
Mr. Boyd currently serves as Chair of the North American Board of the Alliance for Audited Media and as a member of the Board of Governors of Trinity College School. In the past, he has served as the founding President of the Interactive Advertising Bureau of Canada and as a director of the Children’s Aid Foundation and the National Advertising Benevolent Society.
Mr. Boyd holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Political Science (1986) and a Master in Business Administration degree from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto (1997).
Mr. Boyd also received an ICD.D Certification from the Institute of Corporate Directors (2011).