Zenith adjusts global forecast

Research

The agency has slightly downgraded numbers in its latest report, with an emphasis on decreases in TV viewing and consumer magazine circulation in North America.



Advertisers take a stand for sim sub at Let’s Talk

Television

Representatives from the ACA and CMDC said removing the policy would result in substantial revenue being diverted to other platforms.



More Amazing Race Canada coming to CTV

Television

A third season of the show was announced last night during the second season finale, where Muskoka, ON’s Mickey and Pete took the top prize.



Elle Quebec marks its silver anniversary

DigitalPrint

How the TC Media publication is getting consumers involved in the milestone, including a nationally-available clothing line with RW&Co.



Havas Media adds a VP

People Moves

The agency has hired Maura Hanley to the role, making her part of the executive team.



Punchline comedy network debuts first original shows

Digital

The recently launched CBC platform hopes to increase site traffic by 5 to 10% with the fall rollout of its first two original series.



CRTC clashes with stonewalling Netflix at Let’s Talk TV hearing

DigitalTelevision

Regulatory chair Jean-Pierre Blais repeatedly ordered the US video streaming giant to confidentially provide key business data on its Canadian operations.



Kirstine Stewart upped to VP role at Twitter

DigitalMobilePeople Moves

The search is on for a new managing director in Canada as Stewart is promoted to VP of media partnerships for North America at the company.



Telus Optik gets GO-ing

DigitalTelevision

CTV GO is now available to more subscribers in Alberta and British Columbia, reaching 50% penetration Canada-wide.



Toyota Dealers buy the top: Media Monitors

Radio

The car co’s dealer association had the most advertising airtime in Toronto for the week of Sept. 8 to 14.