Today, Global National announced the addition of two key roles to its award-winning newscast.
Nathen Sekhon joins the team as Executive Producer on July 18 and Caroline Gdyczynski as Producer, starting on August 22.
Nathen Sekhon has been leading editorial teams in British Columbia and Ontario in the production of newscasts across four languages for Omni Television. Nathen is a talented editorial leader and programmer with crucial experience launching programs, mentoring teams, developing talent and overseeing high-impact projects such as the coverage of national and provincial elections and the Olympic Games. He is passionate about enterprise and original stories told through a lens that reflects the diversity of Canada, and fortifying relationships across platforms and bureaus to leverage collective strengths and drive impactful journalism.
Caroline Gdycznski joins Global from TRT World in Istanbul where she has been working as a Program Editor and Acting Executive Producer. Caroline has been leading editorial teams in the production of hourly news bulletins, breaking news and network specials for major events such as the COVID-19 Pandemic, the War in Syria and the 2020 US Election. Before moving to Turkey, Caroline was a Producer at the CBC in Toronto, where she launched the award-winning program Our Toronto.
“We are pleased to be reinvesting in Global National and our journalism at a time when Canadians need trusted and quality sources of news and information,” says Ingrid Bakewell, National Director of Network Programming.