Period from October 1st to December 31, 2008
The Vice-President, Strategy and Business Development, is responsible for relations with Government and the CRTC, for audience research and for strategic planning. He has authority over the CBC Merchandising Division, Galaxie music network and for business development across Canada. His team includes 85 employees.
The Vice-President travels regularly throughout Canada and occasionally to the US and Europe to meet with employees, industry leaders and stakeholders. He represents CBC/Radio-Canada’s interests on the Boards of Sirius Canada Inc. and BBM Canada, which involves traveling to various meeting locations.
The Vice-President attends Senior Executive Team meetings every six weeks in Toronto, Montréal or Ottawa. He also attends meetings of the Corporation’s Board of Directors six times a year across the country.
|2/10/2008||Montreal: Meeting with Hubert Lacroix||$231.84|
|7/10/2008||Montreal: Meeting with Michel Saint-Cyr||$154.00|
|9/10/2008||New York: Meetings with industry representatives||$1,055.65|
|14–15/10/2008||Toronto: Meetings with industry representatives||$1,680.79|
|19–20/10/2008||Vancouver: Tour of Redevelopment Project site||$3,892.90|
|28/10/2008||Montreal: Meetings with Sylvain Lafrance and an outside consultant||$225.01|
|11–13/11/2008||Toronto: Sirius Board of Directors’ meeting; Leaders Forum and internal conference||$1,619.67|
|14/11/2008||Montreal: Meeting with Hubert Lacroix||$268.01|
|21/11/2008||Montreal: Meeting with CBC/Radio–Canada Merchandising Division representatives||$254.01|
|24–25/11/2008||Vaudreuil: Senior Executive Team (SET) retreat||$361.94|
|15–16/12/2008||Toronto: Senior Executive Team (SET) meeting||$1,672.39|
Duty Entertainment Expenses
|9/10/2008||New York: Lunch with industry representatives||$89.02|
|11/11/2008||Toronto: Dinner with CBC/Radio-Canada’s Bill Atkinson and an industry representative||$289.59|