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Another week on top for 9-1-1

Global’s first-responder drama drew 2.23 million viewers in English Canada.

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Cue bolsters its exec ranks

The digital media co has hired its first CRO and promoted two within its own ranks.

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Spotted! Pizza Pizza temporarily changes its colours

One central Winnipeg location is making a splash to court fans of the Jets.

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True Media staffs up amidst Canadian growth

Three new hires will join the ranks as the independent agency tackles assignments from Lakes of Muskoka Brewery and Turkey Farmers of Canada.

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CBC cancels Street Legal reboot after one season

The pubcaster, which saw big views for new series such as Coroner and Burden of Truth, couldn’t find the same magic with the reboot.

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Spotted! The Grand Tour hits Toronto (sort of)

Hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May couldn’t be at the activation, but they were there in hockey-themed spirit.

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RBC buys on top: Media Monitors

The financial institution knocked the top players out in both Montreal and Toronto.

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Traditional ads viewed more favourably: study

Plus, Canadians have a precarious relationship with influencer marketing.

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M32 Connect makes a big move in Ontario

The digital network has added hundreds of community newspapers, with circulations as high as 160,000, to its digital roster.

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Growth and losses in Canadian ad spend to stabilize: Report

Digital will continue to grow as other media see losses, but the rates of loss and gains have become more consistent, according to Zenith.

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Why a former CBC director moved into e-sports

Mark Thomas left the public broadcaster to become VP and head of marketing for e-sports franchise, Luminosity Gaming.

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HAB Press buys Thomson Reuters’ Media Solutions division

The subsidiary of Key Media has acquired several prominent Canada B2B titles, which target the legal and HR sectors, as part of the deal.

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People Moves: UM, Rec Media and more

Plus, Reprise and Conversion Digital have bolstered their ranks.

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ICYMI: Brands take centre stage on soccer uniforms, Nurses takes shape

Plus, digital OOH tech company FrontRunner is going to MaRS.

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Comscore adds new segmentation for Canada

SVP Bryan Segal says as digital advertising matures, it’s time for segmentation to do the same.