Exec VP ankles due to illness
MONTREAL — Alliance Atlantis senior exec VP-chief financial officer Judson Martin will stand down as soon as a successor is named, CEO Michael MacMillan said Thursday.Martin is ankling for health reasons. He reportedly suffers from severe asthma. The Toronto-based producer-distributor hopes to name a successor by September. Martin has led a number of major initiatives at Alliance Atlantis, including spinning off the movie distribution business into an income trust, restructuring its production biz and refinancing its balance sheet.