Madam Suzanne Gouin has been working in the media sector for more than 30 years. Amongst her achievements while being CEO of TV5 Québec Canada from 2002 to 2015, the company launched a new network UnisTV, the Fonds TV5 pour la production numérique dedicated specifically to the production of webseries by young professionnals of 18 to 35 years old and various web applications linked to programming. Prior to that, she held the position of Vice President of Business Publications at Transcontinental Media. Madam Gouin began her career at Radio-Canada (Canadian public broadcaster) and rapidly progressed from the position of content analyst in the News department to that of Executive producer. She has also acted as Executive Producer at Pixcom and was Vice President of News at CFCF12, before undertaking a mandate as Director General for the Montreal ethnic television station, CJNT.
Madam Gouin is a member of the board of Hydro-Québec, and also sits on that organization’s Human Resources Committee and the Public Affairs and Environment Committee. As well since Janurary 2016, she is Chair of the Board of Le Printemps numérique, a non for profit organization whose mission is to promote the creativity of the digital industry in Montreal.
A graduate in Political Science from Concordia University, Madam Gouin holds an MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario. She is certified with the Institute of Corporate Directors.