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Title:Vice President, TVO
Name:John Ferri
Country:Canada

Introduction

John Ferri is an innovative, analytical and highlyknowledgeable media professional with two decades of executive experience inlarge news and digital publishing environments.

Previously, John held a number of positions atToronto Star Newspapers Ltd. including Digital Editor responsible forthestar.com where he led the editorial production team and the content andeditorial direction for one of Canada’s most prominent news websites. Johnbegan his career at the Toronto Star as a reporter and subsequently held anumber of positions including City Editor, Weekend Editor, Arts and LifeEditor, and Opinion Page Editor.

John holds aBachelor of Arts, English from Brock University and Bachelor of Journalism,High Honours from Carleton University. He is a native of Timmins, and is anaccomplished amateur photographer.