Teletoon Canada announced Monday the appointment of Alan Gregg as director of original content. Gregg will oversee original content development and production for Teletoon’s English and French networks and multiplatform services, a release said. He will report to Carole Bonneau, vice-president of programming, and will be responsible for the company’s original production team in Toronto and Montreal. Gregg has a 17-year career in the film and television industry, and starting with YTV, has more 12 years in the children's television business. Most recently, he was story editing a new preschool series for Guru Studio. Prior to that, he opened an office in Toronto for the Irish animation studio, Brown Bag Films, where he oversaw the studio's project and business development His award-winning production credits include Degrassi: Next Generation, Instant Star, Dragon Booster and Henry's World. The announcement is effective April 19.