- Senior business advisor | Sector Team
I am passionate about working with like-minded international strategic partners, developing innovative technology and compelling transmedia content that will resonate with consumers within an ever-evolving new media landscape.
Roddy McManus is a media specialist involved in the development, financing, production and distribution of high-quality content for the international market. His solid reputation is built on his experience as a producer and his professional and commercial collaborations with numerous creative teams and numerous strategic partners. Most notably, he was instrumental in the growth of Pop6 Media, Discreet Logic (Autodesk), Softimage (Microsoft), Jazz Media Network and the National Film Board of Canada. He also produced and marketed several award-winning films, successful documentaries as well as multimedia digital and television productions for youth and the general public, including Academy Award-nominated short animated films. Mr. McManus has always been on the cutting edge of technological innovation. With a vast network of international contacts, he is regularly invited to major events such as MIPCOM, the International Animated Film Festival and SIGGRAPH.
His primary areas of activity are:
- strategic business advice
- strategic planning for international growth
- content creation and media production
- marketing, financing and distribution