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BlogTO gets its own news podcast

The Toronto-based publisher is combining news and lifestyle to appeal to the country’s growing market of podcast listeners.

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CHFI wins Toronto again: Numeris

Bray and Partners president David Bray delves into who made the biggest gains and losses in Canada’s radio market.

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ICYMI: Ads.txt adds mobile support

Plus, Thursday Night Football gets a new look, Postmedia outsources Calgary printing and Letterkenny heads to Hulu.

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Campsite announces MaxTV DOOH integration

The new partnership will see Campsite’s inventory reach approximately 9,000 individual screens in neighbourhoods nation-wide.

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Notable Life hires first chief creative officer

Laura Denham leaves the agency world to help the evolving company with its experiential and marketing offerings.

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Postmedia launches online cannabis publication

The Growth Op will appeal to mostly Gen X audiences, while courting advertisers across multiple sectors.

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CTV gets The Beaverton, Jann Arden and more

A total of 42 new and returning series will hit the airwaves, including Cardinal, Corner Gas Animated and the annual Canada’s Walk of Fame ceremony.

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Digital-first turns up the volume on TV ad spend

A new report from the Video Advertising Bureau shows how ad dollars from digital disruptors are being funnelled into traditional TV.

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Spotted! KitKat breaks the mould

Custom bars and an Instagrammable environment are all part of an effort to engage young candy consumers.

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Bell Media to rebrand four specialty nets

Plus, two new ad-supported VODs will hit the market.

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GroupM Canada appoints first chief investment officer

Sebastian Rennie established the role in Australia and is now bringing it to Canada.

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Rogers Media zeros in on audience targeting

Rogers Enabled Data (RED) provides clients with hyper-focused analytics based on location, behavioural and demographic audience data.

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David Shing on the ‘new mass’

Consumer behaviour online is changing, and brands that want to connect in this world need to change too, says Oath’s digital prophet.

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People Moves: Chameleon Digital, Groupe V and more

A round-up of industry moves from new acquisitions roles to a collective of interns.

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Sportsnet hits the ice for new Twitter series

President Scott Moore said the show aims to capture broad appeal among hockey fans.