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OLG takes Toronto’s top spot: Media Monitors

Meanwhile, in Montreal, CTV stayed on top.

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Bell Media takes CHUM FM to the streets with rebrand

Rob Farina says experiential and social will play a big part in the station’s new brand identity.

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Spotted! A scavenger hunt merges online and offline

A contest from the Société des établissements de plein air du Québec aims to encourage people to explore what the province has to offer.

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Canadians get their newspaper fix online (study)

Most of the over 42,000 Canadians surveyed for the summer 2018 Vividata study reported reading newspaper content in the past week.

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Horizon Media Canada’s vision takes shape with new hire

Michael Mills will lead business for the agency’s Burger King and Pier1 Imports accounts.

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Irene Gentle on steering through tumultuous times

The new editor-in-chief of the Toronto Star thinks it’s time to “look more to the people” rather than trying to buck ad trends.

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ICYMI: A CBC cancellation, a new Snapchat initiative

Plus, Workplace by Facebook is now free for non-profits.

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OMD tops RECMA report again

The Omnicom agency held a strong share, but its growth rate slowed, according to the report.

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13% of Canadians still pirate content (study)

The latest report from the Media Technology Monitor analyzes data from 4,000 Canadians, revealing how Netflix and smart speakers are gaining traction nation-wide.

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Cannes 2018: Canada’s win count up three Media Lions

Cossette returns to the stage with Touché to claim Silver, while Rethink and BleuBlancRouge take Bronze.

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Cannes 2018: Canada bags four data-driven Lions

Creative Data winners FCB/Six, Touche and Cossette Media share secrets on how to win a medal in Cannes.

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Marketers plan to increase use of location data (study)

A new report from 451 Research shows that journey mapping and fuelling automation are driving the need for more location data.

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Advertising ID Consortium will integrate with DigiTrust ID Service

The move will make the DigiTrust ID service one of three cookie IDs alongside Open Ad-ID and The Trade Desk’s Unified Open ID.

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The Stanley Cup Playoffs, by the numbers

The Capitals took home their first Cup, but the Jets also set a key record.