Val Maloney

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Shomi to cease operations in November

The Shaw/Rogers-owned streamer is closing due to the changing online video marketplace and business climate, according to the company.

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The content that connects with Canadians

New research from AOL Canada reports that Canadian women are more likely to use mobile devices for content consumption.

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Spotted! Putting World Alzheimer’s Day on the radar for millennials

Engaging younger Canadians is the goal of The Purple Elephant, which staged a Union Station activation last week to get people sharing memories.

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2016 Media Director of the Year: Harvey Carroll

The IPG Mediabrands Canada CEO realigned agencies and brought Media Experts into the fold, earning him the MDOY title.

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Massively hires its first sales lead

Chris Faulds, formerly of Bell Media, is joining the chat bot company as messenger platforms increasingly open up to brands.

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Why Two Oceans went from no campaigns to The Bachelorette Canada

After a mass marketing hiatus, the South African brand is back, but instead of OOH ads it has partnered with W Network’s reality show.

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Kelly Clark named global CEO at GroupM

The former North American lead takes over effective immediately.

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City now available on Apple TV

The media co is testing mid-roll ads and integrated branded content spots on the new video app.

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BBC’s Canadian digital presence drops Thursday

The media company has also announced its director of ad sales, who will be handling spots on the new site.

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Team North America games top 1M at World Cup of Hockey

Rogers and Sportsnet are aiming to bring fans closer to the games with a multiplatform campaign.

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What’s up with the World Cup of Hockey boards?

If you’ve noticed a new ad op during broadcasts, there’s no need to adjust your screen. The NHL is testing a digital layer during the tournament.

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Kirstine Stewart’s next move

The former Twitter VP has landed at entertainment media company Diply.

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Steve Maich expands role at Rogers Media

The publishing lead is also now SVP of digital content.

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Bruce Neve named True Media president

The former Starcom MediaVest Canada CEO will helm Canadian operations for the independent agency.