Sheila Ritson-Bennett says a creative mindset at Corus Entertainment bodes well for her ESG program

Sheila Ritson-Bennett says Corus culture has a level of courage about new ideas

By Julius Melnitzer | June 26, 2023

The creative and entrepreneurial mindset at Corus Entertainment Inc., says Sheila Ritson-Bennett, the company’s first head of environment and sustainability, governance, bodes well for the goals she is striving to achieve.

“People are very open and willing to learn and have a level of courage about new ideas,” she explains about the Toronto-headquartered company that is a driving force in the media world.

Similarly, the road Ritson-Bennett travelled before arriving at Corus in 2021, where her mandate is to shape the company’s environment, social and governance strategy while providing legal and industry counsel on related social and policy matters, prepared her well for the challenges ahead. MORE . . .

Julius Melnitzer is a Toronto-based legal affairs writer, ghostwriter, writing coach and media trainer. Readers can reach him at [email protected] or


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