CBC cancels Strange Empire

Television

The one-hour western drama bowed on the pubcaster this fall.



The Government of Ontario buys the top: Media Monitors

Radio

The province made a big jump to land at the top spot in Toronto for the week of Feb. 23 to March 1.



Captivate Network rebrands

Out Of Home

The OOH video company has upgraded its on-screen features as it drops “Network” from its name.



V to rep ads for TV5 and Unis online

DigitalMobileTelevision

The media co will now be selling advertising opportunities for the specialty brands.



W Network launches an online takeover

DigitalMobileTelevision

The Corus brand is aiming to increase fan engagement (and brand interaction), with a new social media opportunity for some of the channel’s biggest stars.



TVA Sports’ Stanley Cup playoffs strategy

Television

The broadcaster is launching a new channel and unscrambling its two others for wall-to-wall coverage of the tournament.



COMB shuffles its board

Out Of Home

Long-time member Ron Hutchinson (pictured) is retiring as treasurer of the Canadian Out-of-Home Measurement Bureau.



The Loop and BuzzFeed sign content deal

DigitalMobile

The Bell Media lifestyle site can now feature the global media behemoth’s content on all of its platforms.



La Presse adds COO

People Moves

Pierre-Elliott Levasseur has been promoted to the new position, playing a frontline role in the media co’s operations.



Survivor starts strong for season 30

Television

The show had two million viewers on Wednesday night, besting last fall’s start to season 29.