Guest Speakers

April 19

Steven Graham DeNure, President and Chief Operating Officer of DHX, is responsible for overseeing overall operations of DHX and its subsidiaries, and also serves as Executive Producer on many of the company’s television and interactive media projects. In 1997, DeNure co-founded Decode Entertainment and, in 2006, merged the operations of Decode with Halifax Film to create DHX. Prior to founding Decode, he served Alliance Communications Corporation for more than 10 years in a number of senior positions including President of Alliance Productions and President of Alliance Multimedia. During his tenure at Alliance Communications Corporation, he was involved in the development, financing and production of all television and feature film projects, including Due South, North Of 60, Eng, And Blackrobe, and was responsible for the animation division, music-publishing division, and for merchandising and licensing. DeNure is a pioneer in CGI animation, having acted as Executive Producer of the groundbreaking animated series Reboot and Beast Wars. He currently serves on the board of the Canadian Film Centre as Vice Chair.