Cynthia Schyff oversees all finance initiatives for Blue Ant Media and its eight growing television brands – Cottage Life, T+E, Bite TV, AUX TV and premium commercial-free channels Smithsonian Channel Canada, Love Nature, HIFI and radX. Cynthia Schyff comes to Blue Ant Media from IBM where she most recently served as Worldwide Head of Operational Risk & GRC. Prior to that she spent five years as CFO at Algorithmics where she oversaw finance and legal for all corporate and contractual transactions, grew revenue and expanded the company’s global reach culminating in the sale of Algorithmics to IBM.

Cynthia Schyff has over 20 years of expertise in corporate and operational finance, acquisitions and divestitures, bid and sales support, contracting, strategic planning, accounting policies and procedures, budgeting, audit and tax; as well as a diverse breadth of management and operational experience developed in a fast-paced and innovative high-technology environment.