Montreal, Canada - Sep 25 2008 - Stream the World has appointed Kevin Shea to its board of directors. He will also serve as chairman of the board of the company, which was founded in 2005. Yves Eric Laliberte, president and CEO, announced the appointment.
Shea has more than 30 years of experience in the entertainment, broadcasting, cable, culture and telecommunications industries. He is currently the owner and president of Shea Chez, a consulting firm whose clients include the CBC, Telus Communications, and Cokie Jar Entertainment. As former president and CEO of Sirius Satellite Radio and YTV Canada, he led each company through the CRTC licensing and start-up processes. Shea has also served as president and COO of the Global Television Network, executive vice president of Bell Globemedia, and president and CEO of Atlantis Communications. Prior to 1993, he held senior management positions with a diverse group of broadcast and entertainment companies, including Rogers Cablesystems and the Cable Satellite Network.