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Amazing Race Canada pulls into the lead: Numeris

After weeks of battling it out for the top spot, the CTV reality show finally pulled ahead of America’s Got Talent.

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Shapovalov drives record tennis ratings for Sportsnet

The rising Richmond Hill tennis star was part of the most-watched tennis broadcast in Sportsnet history.

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Broadcasters’ Cancon investment back in the spotlight

Herritage Canada has asked the CRTC to review its 5% decision on minimum investment.

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Go Transit pulls in at the top: Media Monitors

Although the regional transit service bought the most time for radio ads in Toronto for the week of Aug. 7 to 13, the biggest category buyer was the trucks, cars and auto dealership categories.

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District M eyes global expansion with rebrand

CMO Adrian Pike said even little details like switching from “.ca” to “.net” will help the Montreal company stand out on an international scale.

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Addictive Mobility rethinks its executive operations role

La Presse’s Shannan LaMorre joins a mobile ad tech firm in growth mode.

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Brian Cooper brings sport sponsorship know-how to Ryerson

The CEO of the Dentsu Aegis agency has joined the university’s Ted Rogers School of Management as an executive in residence.

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Last chance to enter the 2017 Media Innovation Awards

Your deadline for entries is Friday, Aug. 18.

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Spotted! Fancy Feast goes experiential to target foodies

The Purina brand targeted foodie cat owners in downtown Toronto with a pop-up that included human versions of its cat food.

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We tweaks digital strategy with HuffPost Canada

The global change organization finds success swapping its traditional banner ads for a custom content program.

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Jay and Dan sign Coors Light as podcast sponsors

The beer brand gets some unique integrations in the popular duo’s show.

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Black aims for engagement with DOOH tool

Facial recognition and eye tracking tech at Billy Bishop Airport’s passenger tunnel quantifies engagement on video versus static advertising.

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ICYMI: Chronicle Herald strike over, more sports added to DAZN

In case you missed it: A tentative deal was reached with the Halifax paper’s staff following an 18-month strike.

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Snap revenue up, but so are losses

The social media company added to its daily active user count in the second quarter.

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Air France signs with TIFF

The airline is looking to increase its presence in the Toronto market by strengthening its association with film.