PREM GILL

CEO, CREATIVE BC

Vancouver Magazine - - Taste -

PRE­VI­OUSLY # 35, 2017 The money is flow­ing into Creative Bc—the or­ga­ni­za­tion got a $1-mil­lion boost from the prov­ince in Fe­bru­ary and a prom­ise for $75 mil­lion to cre­ate a new mu­sic fund—mak­ing CEO Gill more of a power player than ever in the creative in­dus­tries scene. And what a scene it is: in Fe­bru­ary, B.C. sur­passed On­tario as Canada’s top lo­cale for film and TV pro­duc­tion for the first time, thanks to Gill and co.’s work woo­ing stream­ing ser­vices like Net­flix and Ama­zon Prime into town. As one of the Globe and Mail’s 10 Women Who Mat­ter in Film and TV and a re­cent win­ner of a Darpan Ex­tra­or­di­nary Achieve­ment Award for Cor­po­rate En­gage­ment, her reach is rec­og­nized well be­yond city lim­its.

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