Projects and Collaborators
Ontario Creates, Business Intelligence Program (BIP)
In December 2020 The Foundation for Canadian Comedy (CANCOM) announced the results of Profile and Value Chain Analysis: Ontario Comedy Content Creators, a year-long research effort conducted to develop the first-ever profile of Ontario’s comedy sector, with funding from Ontario Creates and in partnership with the independent consulting firm Nordicity.
The announcement included key findings from the study, with remarks from CANCOM, Ontario Creates, Nordicity and a short panel discussion with other stakeholders.
“…Profile and Value Chain Analysis: Ontario Comedy Content Creators offers timely intelligence and analysis about the important role comedy creators play in the development of successful screen content. The valuable insights provided by this report will help the screen sector strategize for developing and retaining Ontario comedic talent….” -Karen Thorne-Stone, President & CEO, Ontario Creates
Financial support for the project was provided by ACTRA Toronto, Just for Laughs/Group Juste pour rire, (JFL), Project 10 Productions Inc., SOCAN, and Andrew Barnsley Productions Inc., in addition to other stakeholders who expressed written support.
FULL REPORT AVAILABLE HERE:
Final Report, Comedy Creators