Private - accessible only to group members
Join the multiple award winning sisters Rosemary and Virginia Thompson, for an informative and fun evening as they share their lives and careers on BOTH SIDES OF THE CAMERA.
Rosemary, former Deputy Bureau Chief for CTV, Ottawa worked in front of the camera as a journalist and political correspondent for CBC and CTV in Canada and the US. In 2009 Rosemary was named Director of Communications and Public Affairs for the National Arts Council. She was the recipient of the 2014 Canadian Women in Communications,Trail Blazer-Media.
Virginia works behind the camera as president of Verite Films and as executive producer of TV series such as Canada's award winning comedy Corner Gas. She has been involved in several other productions including DeGrassi and Insecurity, and regularly mentors emerging writers and producers. In 2008 Virginia won the WIFT award for Creative Excellence in screen-based media.
Guest moderator for this evening is Shelagh Rogers, host of CBC radios,The Next Chapter.
For more information, please see the attached poster or visit the website, oceansideg2g.org.