Articles Tagged ‘CBC’



More than 140 jobs cut in CBC English local news

DigitalRadioTelevision

These latest cuts are part of a broader plan to reduce local news costs by $15 million, including cutting 90-minute shows to 30- or 60-minute formats in major markets.



BCON wrap: seven lessons on branded content

News

From how to work with The Onion to how to get your content shared, here are a few key takeaways from yesterday’s event.



CBC reveals new Dragons

Television

Following the latest addition of Joe Mimran, the pubcaster’s flagship factual series completes its talent makeover with two new additions. (CBC’s Jennifer Dettman and Jim Treliving pictured.)



Vice Canada unveils senior production hires

People Moves

Red Bull Media House’s Jason Ford and Al Jazeera’s Andrea Schmidt are among the latest hires from the Rogers/Vice Media joint venture.



A ‘Fresh’ addition to the Den

Television

Joe Fresh founder Joe Mimran will be joining the upcoming 10th season of the show on CBC.



CBC taps new director of marketing

People Moves

Catherine Patry is joining the pubcaster following nearly eight years at Telus.



CBC Sports exec moving to CFL

People Moves

Jeffrey Orridge has been named the commissioner for the league.



CBC unveils new original productions, renewals for 2015/16

Television

New titles added to the pubcaster’s lineup for 2015/2016 include The Romeo Section, from Da Vinci’s Inquest creator Chris Haddock.



CBC cancels Strange Empire

Television

The one-hour western drama bowed on the pubcaster this fall.



How Murdoch Mysteries solved a classic (car) conundrum

Out Of HomeTelevision

Canadian International Auto Show exec Beth Rhind on how she turned her fandom for Murdoch into a solution for an exhibit at the show.