Sponsors help light up Scotiabank Nuit Blanche

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Sponsors are utilizing the all-night festival’s emerging visual artists to create activations that look more like art installations. (Scotiabank’s 1nspired Night pictured.)



Veteran TC Media publisher retires

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Susan Antonacci shares what’s next as she leaves the company she’s been with for almost 40 years.



CTS rebrands with ‘Yes’

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The TV channel has added new programming and changed its name with the goal of refreshing the brand’s image and expanding its audience to include millennials.



Shomi unveils content deal for FX, FXX series

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The catalogue deal with 20th Century Fox gives the SVOD player exclusive streaming rights to past seasons of the network’s original shows. (The Strain pictured.)



Help young people help each other: study

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A new report from Havas suggests brands should be focused on providing experiences, not promoting consumerism, in order to reach young people.



The Amazing Race Canada tops the week: Numeris

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CTV’s hit reality show topped the week for Sept. 8 to 14.



AOL announces more fall premiere dates

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Laugh Lessons with Kevin Nealon, produced by Ellen DeGeneres’ company, bows Oct. 9.



Shaw Media names new SVP content

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Christine Shipton, who until now worked as VP original content for Shaw Media moves into the role previously held by Barbara Williams.



Netflix offers sneak peek at business in standoff with CRTC

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It’s no tell-all, but Netflix provides partial answers to certain regulatory orders in a Sept. 22 letter. (Netflix’s Corie Wright pictured)