Michael Kolberg

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Habs draw over two million on RDS

The Montreal Canadiens game three win took more than 50% market share in Quebec during the broadcast.

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The Grid announces beer and cider festival

The September event builds on the Torstar weekly’s roster, including the Toronto Music Run, Burger Week and Cocktail Week.

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Interac Flash gets close with retail partners

The debit card company is promoting its tap-to-pay capability with geo-targeted OOH and mobile messages in close proximity to merchant partners.

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Globe Alliance adds Rolling Stone, Us Weekly

Advertisers can now access the lifestyle publishers’ Canadian sponsorship inventory through the Globe and Mail‘s digital ad network.

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CTV sets summer schedule

The Amazing Race Canada returns and specialty dramas get network encores.

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Facebook extends campaign reach to third party apps

The social media co introduced Audience Network this week, allowing Facebook advertisers to reach users on participating apps.

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Raptors break one million

Wednesday’s game five win was the most watched Raptors game of all time on Canadian television.

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Then dot FM streams like it’s 1989

A new online radio station based in Toronto operates as if it’s set in the past with a playlist that grows as it would have 25 years ago.

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Canadian Young Lions finalists announced

The winners will be unveiled on Tuesday at the CMDC conference in Toronto.

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Personalized audio services doubled in popularity last year: MTM

Media Technology Monitor reports that 20% of Canadian Anglophones use services like Songza, Rdio and Spotify, up from 10% in 2012.

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Scotiabank takes Best of Show at Sponsorship Marketing Awards

The retail bank also picked up three gold awards and one distinction honour.

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Alternative rock station launches in Calgary

Jim Pattison Broadcast Group enters the Calgary market with 95.3 The Peak, targeting women ages 25 to 49.

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Raptors playoff ratings continue to climb

Sunday’s nail-biter ranks as the second most watched Raptors game ever, trailing the team’s 2001 game seven loss.

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Jones Media to rep Ziff Davis

The Toronto-based company will work with brands including IGN and Askmen.com.

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Newad to bring indoor ads to over 200 Cara restaurants

The advertising network will install 2,400 boards in Kesley’s, Montana’s and Milestones locations by the end of the year.