February 18, 2015 (Toronto, Canada) – Blue Ant Media is once again expanding its distribution division with the appointment of Kate Blank as a Director, International Sales. Kate will be responsible for licensing the company’s extensive catalog in the Asia- Pacific region, German-speaking territories, the Middle East and Eastern Europe. Blue Ant’s recently launched international division has quickly grown its catalog to over 1,500 hours of high quality factual, lifestyle, reality, documentary series and formats.
Previously, Kate was the Director of International Distribution at Breakthrough Entertainment where she oversaw the distribution division and licensed programming across all genres.
“Kate’s experience, track record and extensive international relationships are a perfect fit for Blue Ant as the demand for our premium programming continues to grow worldwide,” said Solange Attwood, SVP International, Blue Ant Media.
“Blue Ant has quickly earned a reputation for its forward thinking, fresh approach to our industry and I am excited to be become part of their team,” said Kate Blank.
Blue Ant International is a new global content distribution company, with a diverse catalog of over 1,500 hours of award winning scripted, factual, lifestyle, reality, documentary series and formats. Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, the company’s catalog includes Paranormal Survivor, Cabin Truckers, Nomads of the Serengeti and Rebel Without a Kitchen. Blue Ant International is a division of Blue Ant Media. www.blueantinternational.com
Blue Ant Media is a privately held media company that creates and distributes content internationally in categories that span lifestyle, travel, music, nature, and documentary. The company owns and operates 10 media brands including Cottage Life, AUX, Smithsonian Channel Canada, and Love Nature. Blue Ant publishes its content across its television, mobile, web and magazine properties. It also produces experiential events and consumer shows built around its areas of focus. Blue Ant Media is based in Toronto and recently made an investment in Omnia Media, a YouTube video network operating in Los Angeles. BlueAntMedia.ca