Radio

Kendrick

Newcap updates The Move to fill a hip hop gap

Streaming data showed a gap in Toronto’s hip hop radio market that Newcap aims to fill with Kendrick Lamar, Daniel Caesar and more artists young listeners crave.

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Fido takes the top: Media Monitors

The auto industry remains dominant in Toronto, while CTV goes big in Montreal.

Nikki Sixx

ICYMI: CTV partners with iHeartRadio for The Launch

Plus, Santa Claus Parade marks seven years on CTV and Creative Artist Agency launches new studio.

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Acura Dealers drive to the top: Media Monitors

The auto industry remains dominant in Toronto, while CTV goes big in Montreal.

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First Peoples Radio stations to launch in Ontario

As Indigenous reconciliation enters the national conversation, APTN’s affiliate readies its Indigenous variety format for Toronto and Ottawa.

Kelowna

Jim Pattison Group rebrands Q103 in Kelowna

The adult contemporary and top-40 station has pivoted to the 70s and 80s, targeting adults on the older side of the 25-to-54 demographic.

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Air Canada stays on top: Media Monitors

The airline bought the most radio advertising in Toronto for the second week in a row.

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ICYMI: CTV to air ad-free Tragically Hip doc tonight

Plus, a new kids’ content deal at Corus and Rogers’ Kiss Radio gets interactive in B.C.

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Rogers posts increased revenues, profits in Q3

Profits and revenues go up as losses on the media side were offset by growth in its wireless and cable businesses.

Doug Murphy

TV and radio ad revenues down for Corus in Q4

Development of the company’s VOD and audience segmentation efforts will be key priorities in 2018.

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Air Canada lands at the top: Media Monitors

Although Air Canada purchased the most radio spots, the highest category buyers in Toronto were car and truck dealer associations.

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Sunwing Vacations stays on top: Media Monitors

The vacation and air travel service held on as the top radio ad buyer in Toronto from Oct. 2 to 7.

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Sunwing Vacations flies to the top: Media Monitors

The vacation and air travel service made a big jump to buying the most radio advertising spots in Toronto from Sept. 25 to Oct. 1.

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The Honda Dealer Association buys the top: Media Monitors

The dealership joined the list at the top of the chart for the week of Sept. 18 to 24.

On The Bay

Inside Zoomer’s plans for On The Bay Magazine

The strategy behind founder and publisher Jeffrey Shearer’s magazine merging with ZoomerMedia’s The New Classical 102.9FM.