CBC, Radio-Canada awarded 2018, 2020 Olympic broadcast rights

RadioTelevision

The public broadcaster will work with Bell Media and Rogers Media to execute the large-scale media event, with CBC/Radio Canada broadcasting popular “first-tier” events, such as hockey.



Sandra Martin to lead Canadian Living editorial

People Moves

The former EIC of Walmart Live Better joins the TC Media pub.



Globe and Mail tops in paid circ: AAM

Print

The paper’s Saturday and weekday editions hold the top two spots while La Presse in Quebec is #3, according to the latest Alliance for Audited Media report.



TV buying: Rebuilding the jumbo jet mid-flight

blogsDigital

David Jowett, president of Cossette Media on how to prepare for coming changes in TV buying.



Videotron promotes three

People MovesTelevision

The Quebecor Media-owned co has created two new VP roles.



Meet the judges: Super Bowl Canadian Ad Challenge

Television

CTV and the CMA reveal the industry members who will be judging the contest for free air time during the football fiesta.



Esso buys most radio time: Media Monitors

Radio

The gas company purchased the most advertising in Toronto for the week of Oct. 20 to 26.



Nadbank: Newspaper readers still prefer print

Print

Mid-year data for seven markets from the audience research organization.



Bruce Neve to helm CMDC

People Moves

The CEO of SMV Group says that the industry association will focus on online transparency and creating positive results for clients.



Postmedia posts fourth-quarter loss

DigitalPrint

The media co is banking on its four-platform strategy and proposed acquisition of Sun Media assets to bolster the company.