Articles Tagged ‘CBC’

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Sour Grapes: Don Cherry, diversity and the future of hockey

Buyers and analysts weigh in on the changing landscape of the sport following the controversial personality’s firing from Sportsnet.

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Canadians tune in for CBC election coverage: Numeris

The pubcaster won the week with more than 2 million viewers to its election special, while NHL action drew in western markets.

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Donald Lizotte to take the reins at CBC Media Solutions

The longtime media veteran will hop from Quebecor to CBC, officially replacing longtime CRO Jean Mongeau.

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Mongeau to leave CBC

The GM and CRO of the pubcaster’s media solutions will depart in early 2020 to pursue outside opportunities.

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ICYMI: The Current gives Matt Galloway the mic, Raptors break records

Plus, Refinery29 makes editorial moves under the Vice banner.

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Record numbers of viewers tune into election night coverage

CTV the most-watched linear broadcast of the night while digital platforms draw millions across all major networks.

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A roundup of Election Night 2019 coverage

MiC breaks down the coverage planned from Canada’s four major broadcasters including linear, digital and radio broadcasts.

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CBC goes all-in on audio with new app

CBC Listen will include access to live radio, playlists and podcasts.

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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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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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ICYMI: Politics trend in the podcast world, Google grows in Kitchener

Plus, YouTube launches a Fashion channel with style content creators, industry collaborations and inside access.

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Dynamic insertion: The next podcast frontier?

CBC has tapped Triton Digital to manage and dynamically insert ads. But could the indie appeal of podcasts get lost in the shuffle?

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Can podcasts translate to the small screen?

CBC is hoping the podcast trend translates into TV viewing.

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Radio-Canada names Dany Meloul as GM, television

Meloul will succeed outgoing GM Dominique Chaloult, who will depart the French-language pubcaster on Nov. 1.

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CBC firms up fall schedule

Battle of the Blades is slated for a September return, while Family Feud Canada will hit screens four nights a week starting mid-December.