Canuck film distributor TVA Films has tapped seasoned film exec Yves Dion president. He will take up his post in early January.
Dion replaces Pierre Lampron, who has been upped to VP of institutional relations at Quebecor Media, TVA Films’ parent company.
Dion has held senior positions at several Canadian film distributors. He was president of Malofilm from 1991-97, then veepee at Blackwatch Releasing. He joined Montreal-based Equinoxe Films as distribution VP in 2002.