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Announcing the 2017 Media Innovation Awards Co-Chairs

IPG Mediabrands’ Harvey Carroll and Weston Bakeries’ Andrea Hunt will lead this year’s jury.

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Corus SVPs MacDonald, Schaefer to exit

The Toronto-based media co also confirmed Amy Sutton’s departure and announced a number of structural changes.

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G4 is powering down after 17 years in Canada

After significant revenue declines, the Rogers-owned channel will go off the air next month.

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Leanstream merges with Media Sales Lab

The audio streaming company’s president on why the timing was right for the deal.

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Vice Canada outlines Quebec growth plans

Michael Kronish, who currently heads up the company’s Toronto studio, will relocate to Montreal in September to lead the expansion.

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Mediavest Spark rebrands as Spark Foundry

A new name meant to be the last phase of a big transition for the Publicis Media agency.

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ICYMI: Snapchat adds external links; Ad Club’s Digital Day winners

Plus: CBC preps another season of Kim’s.

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People Moves: CRTC, iProspect and more

Plus, a new senior director at Quebecor and a promotion for a Bell Media radio veteran.

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ICYMI: Digital certification reveals La Presse+ reader engagement

Plus, TMN Go is making movies available offline for subscribers, and several groups have appealed a controvesial CRTC decision.

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Kraft gets bold with Vice

A new partnership for the brand kicks off the launch of its new Kraft Singles line, which is targeted at millennials.

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The&Partnership, Cossette strike partnership on Telus

The as-yet-to-be-named unit will integrate media, digital, creative and more, baking on what it says is an increased demand for multidisciplinary agencies.

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NYT focusing on subscribers, not ads, in Canadian push

The media co’s president of international, Stephen Dunbar-Johnson, on its success in Canada to date.

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A front row seat to See It Be It with Oath’s Marla Natoli

An insider’s takeaways from a Cannes program to empower women in the industry.

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ICYMI: Cannes creates festival advisory committee

In case you missed it: P&G’s Mark Pritchard is among those named to Cannes’ new committee, Addictive Mobility investing in the future of programmatic and more.

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Postmedia sells off Infomart

The proposed $38-million deal sees the media monitoring division sold to Meltwater News Canada.