Amy Davies is the Associate Director of the CFC Media Lab and supports the Chief Digital Officer in the design, development and implementation all of the digital programming for the CFC Media Lab, including its critically acclaimed digital entertainment accelerator, ideaBOOST.
Prior to joining the CFC, Davies was the Director of Events and Programmes for Achilles Media, overseeing the content department that produced a number of landmark initiatives, including The Banff World Media Festival, Shaw Showrunner Program, History Makers, nextMEDIA, and the Canadian Innovation Exchange.
Her previous roles include Emap working across a roster of the UK's leading trade publications, including Broadcast Magazine, Screen International and IMM Europe, as well as Manager of Public Relations for telecommunications social network, Wireless World Forum.
Davies supported the production of the first online originals market place in LA, Stream Market, and is the Executive Producer of Buffer Festival Industry Day, dedicated to optimizing YouTube. In 2012 Davies, alongside her business partner, launched InsideDigital.org, a platform to support marketers in navigating digital channels and technology.