ELIZABETH FRIESEN

 

Elizabeth oversees the TELUS Fund and its mandate to finance the creation of health and wellness content. She began her career on the business side of the entertainment industry in the 1980’s. By 2005, Elizabeth was COO at Telefilm Canada responsible for talent and business development, a $120M portfolio of media investments and energizing specialists working in silos across offices to become best-practice, business lines ready to embrace new technologies and client service targets. Elizabeth also has a solid track record managing special projects for clients like the University of Washington, TELUS, Alberta Ministry of Enterprise and Advanced Education, CMPA and Knowledge Network where she brings her expertise to engaging stakeholders, strategic planning and turning research into business intelligence.