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TVO’s chief exec steps down

The veteran broadcast exec departs the provincial broadcaster after 14 years at the helm.

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Toyota trends at the top: Media Monitors

CTV keeps a hold at the top in Montreal while the auto industry at large, continues to spend big nationwide.

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Reprise appoints new global CEO

Dimitry Maex is the latest new face in the global IPG Mediabrands family following a month of C-suite appointments.

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Liberals highlight digital media taxes in election platform

The mandate also includes strengthening the regional mandate of CBC/Radio-Canada.

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The Globe launches new national brand platform

‘Report on Business Magazine’ also gets a refresh with sleeker design and content more focused on strategy and executive leadership.

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CDMQ appoints board of directors

Starcom’s Véronik L’Heureux will become president of the organization.

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More than 20% of Canadians plan to cut the cord: study

One in seven Canadians have transitioned from linear TV to online and OTT services and one in five intend to do so over the next year.

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Media Experts gets recognition from Microsoft

After more than 10 years of work with the tech and media giant, the IPG shop has been awarded as its Canadian agency partner of the year.

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Novus Canada ushers in new MD

Media sales veteran Quin Millar is tasked with driving the agency’s growth in Canada.

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Desjardins, Canadian Tire join Dragons’ Den sponsor roster

Desjardins will use the integration to promote its new GoodSpark platform, while Canadian Tire will position itself as an innovator.

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Cook Like a Chef to make 2020 comeback

The cooking series will return 20 years after it was first created, airing on the rebranded CTV Life channel next year.

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DAZN integrates ads in Canada with Cue Digital

A partnership to launch advertising will be the first for Canadian brands to work with the OTT sports streaming platform.

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ICYMI: Cineplex strikes a U.S. deal, Snap rolls out new originals

Plus, YouTube partners with Ticketmaster, Eventbrite to make ticket purchasing easier for Canadians.

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As Netflix ups Canadian spending, subscribers surge

The streaming giant says it has already fulfilled its $500 million, five-year pledge, and users are on the rise.

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Stingray, Bell Media partner on audio sales solution

The new Audio360 platform allows advertisers to target users on a combination of streaming audio services and traditional radio.