CBC promotes Kilpatrick to head sales in Toronto

She's been senior manager of national sales for the past several years.

Paula Kilpatrick has been promoted to director of national sales – Toronto by CBC Media Sales & Marketing, overseeing Toronto sales and new business development.

A 16-year sales industry veteran, Kilpatrick has been senior manager of national sales for CBC for the past 3 1/2 years. Prior to joining the public broadcaster, she held various broadcast sales positions at CanWest, The Comedy Network and Showcase Television.

She was recently appointed president of the Broadcast Executive Society – the first woman to occupy that post in the BES’s 46-year history.