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Ransom to return for third season

The drama is set to premiere on Corus Entertainment’s Global and on CBS in the U.S. in 2019.

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Numeris to move ahead with VAM

The measurement company has received approval from its board to move from proof-of-concept to implementation of its new cross-platform tool.

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Mindshare Canada cuts chief digital officer role

Armin Huska, who held the position since 2012, left the agency after his role was made redundant.

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There’s more time for your Media Leader of the Year noms

The award entry deadline for the mediaverse’s most outstanding leaders been extended by a week.

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Coca-Cola takes over naming rights from the Ricoh Coliseum

The stadium is renamed the Coca-Cola Coliseum, home to the Toronto Marlies and Royal Winter Fair.

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ICYMI: Former Catalyst CEO joins LinkedIn

Plus, CityNews announces on-air talent for five new editions.

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Jeremy Clark named GM at Gusto Worldwide Media

The former CPAC director of network and programming operations joins as Gusto looks to expand its linear channel into new markets.

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CRTC issues $250,000 fines to Sunlight Media, Datablocks

The companies were fined for allegedly aiding the installation of malware through online ads.

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TheScore’s revenue and iOS app users increase

The company saw a rise in monthly users, while its EBITDA loss was only $44,000, compared to $2.2 million for the same period last year.

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Spotted! Winnipeg street gets 7-Eleven treatment

The convenience store renamed a Manitoba street after its Slurpee and gave out free drinks in celebration of 7-Eleven Day.

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Despite digital growth, Postmedia revenue drops 10%

President and COO Andrew MacLeod tells MiC it’s “buying time” for the business as it fights to stand out in digital.

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Branded Cities Canada sees shuffle at the top

Toby Sturek has taken the president position at the company’s Canadian outpost following the departure of Adam Butterworth.

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Big Brother takes the lead: Numeris

The reality show knocked America’s Got Talent out of the top spot.

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Vice Media confirms layoffs

The Canadian Media Guild estimates that just over 20 positions will be affected.

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Wild On Media moves in on taxis

The OOH company has rolled out taxi tops that provide flexibility and geo-targeting to advertisers in Toronto.