September issues: Flare

DigitalPrint

The magazine’s publisher Melissa Ahlstrand on the Rogers Media title’s growing digital focus and two special advertising partnerships it has for this issue.



The Verdict: Much Ado About Facebook Targeting

Social

How the Stratford Festival used new media tools to target new patrons and triple its ticket sales.



Madeline Ziniak is leaving OMNI Television

Television

The national VP of the multicultural network will be departing in the fall after 34 years with Rogers Media.



Data Dive: Reaching South Asian and Chinese Canadians

Research

Exclusive research from Mediabrands on where the growing demographics are spending the majority of their media time.



TIFF takes King Street

ExperientialSponsorship

This year’s festival is closing the street down with its Festival Street event, featuring film-inspired brand activations and pop-up entertainment.



The Amazing Race Canada takes the top: Numeris

Television

CTV’s reality show brought in the most viewers for the week of Aug. 4 to 10.



New office for Jones Media

People Moves

The company is opening an office in Montreal, hiring former Rogers sales manager Marieve Lemay to lead the sales operations for Eastern Canada.



Rogers Media acquires Sunnyside for City

Television

The new sketch comedy series will bow mid-season.



BroadbandTV extends NBA agreement

DigitalMobile

Founder and CEO Shahrzad Rafati says the Vancouver-based tech company will now also assist the NBA’s official YouTube channel.



Former CBC director aims to shake-up digital media with launch

DigitalMobile

Tessa Sproule (pictured) and fellow ex-CBC staffer Katie MacGuire on Vubble, their upcoming service that aims to alter the way people get short-form video online.