Valerie Lynn Creighton, C.M., S.O.M.
Regina, Saskatchewan and Toronto, Ontario
Valerie Creighton’s outstanding contributions in the entertainment industry have had a lasting impact on our country’s cultural and economic landscapes. As president and CEO of the Canada Media Fund, she has fostered and enriched the production of Canadian television and digital media, and established Canada’s Indigenous Screen Office while promoting creative content and talent both at home and abroad. Recognized as a trailblazer in the industry, she has positioned Canada as a leader in digital distribution and has forged successful partnerships and co-production opportunities worldwide.