Copibec, one of IFRRO’s RRO member in Canada, recently appointed Mr. Christian Laforce as the new Executive Director. In a press release, Copibec shared Mr Laforce’s expertise. He has worked in the field of culture and the arts for over 20 years, held several management and advisory positions and served on various boards of directors at the local, regional and national levels.
Mr Laforce’s objective, according to the communication, is to contribute to the improvement of the conditions of practice of artists and cultural organizations. In a short statement, Laforce said that he believes that Copibec’s “(…) mission is more than essential today, and I believe that we must all, as a society, contribute to the respect of the rights of our creators".
IFRRO wishes to welcome Mr Laforce to our community. We are looking forward to working with him and colleagues at Copibec to support and respect the rights of creators.