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Screen Producers Australia Welcomes New ABC Managing Director

Our CEO, Matthew Deaner, has welcomed the announcement by the ABC Chairman James Spigelman that Michelle Guthrie has been appointed the incoming Managing Director of the ABC.

 “The ABC is a critical partner to Australia's innovative and entrepreneurial screen production businesses. We look forward to working with Michelle to deliver great Australian screen stories to the ABC's audiences,” Mr Deaner said.

 “On behalf of Screen Producers Australia members, I would also like to thank outgoing Managing Director Mark Scott for his leadership of the broadcaster over such an important period and who has engaged closely and collaboratively with the screen industry during this time including overseeing the development of terms of trade with the sector.”

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