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Kirstine Stewart

Chief Strategy Officer,
Diply GoViral
Toronto, ON, Canada
Kirstine is the Chief Strategy Officer for Diply, a content platform with over 1 billion monthly views and 34m US unique monthly visitors. 1 in 4 US Internet users come to Diply over the course of a month on an average basis.

Kirstine was until Fall 2016 the VP of Media overseeing Twitter's North American media partnerships across all verticals, including television, sports, gaming, news and music. Previously, she served as Managing Director for Twitter Canada, leading Canadian operations and advertising business and partnerships. Prior to joining Twitter in May 2013, Kirstine was the executive vice president of CBC’s English services, CBC/Radio-Canada, where she oversaw all of CBC’s English-language radio, television and digital programming and business operations. Earlier, she was senior vice-president of programming for Alliance Atlantis, overseeing HGTV, Food Network, National Geographic, BBC Canada and others.

Kirstine earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Toronto, and is a graduate of the Global Leadership in the 21st Century program at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government and Transitional Leadership Young Global Voices at the Oxford Saad Business School and is alumni of the Young Global Leaders, member of WEF. Most recently, Kirstine was named to Macleans most powerful Canadians, two places behind Justin Trudeau, Toronto Life placed her on their most influential Torontonians and was on Canadian Business Magazine's top 50 business people in 2015. She serves on the boards of theScore and Michael Hirsh’s WOW Entertainment. She is also author of the national best seller Business book published by Random House “Our Turn”.