Articles Tagged ‘CBC’

Ad revenue dipped for conventional TV in 2014: CRTC


Local TV stations lost 5% in local advertising and nearly 8% in national advertising last year, according to a new report from the regulator.

CBC/Radio-Canada unveils its Pan Am Games plan


The pubcaster will broadcast over 750 hours of coverage of the Pan Am and Parapan Am Games this summer.

Heather Gordon named to CBC digi sales team

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The former Bell Media digital group manager has joined Mary Kreuk’s team at the pubcaster.

NHL Playoffs get Canadian boost


Ratings for the first round are up by double digits.

CBC names new multiplatform director

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Karen Eckert has joined the company as director of multiplatform media sales.

CBC Jian Ghomeshi inquiry calls for stronger management controls


Introducing employee training, surveys and “spot audits” and launching a confidential workplace hotline were also recommended by internal workplace probe.

CBC issues 241 more job loss notices to unionized employees


“From what we know so far, no part of the country is spared in the new cuts,” the Canadian Media Guild said in a statement, as a CBC spokesman confirmed new redundancy notices were issued.

Becel butters up CBC viewers


The Unilever brand’s new strategy to tantalize female viewers with TV-inspired baking ideas.

Photo Gallery: BCON Expo 2015


Shots from last week’s strategy and Playback-hosted branded content conference in Toronto.

More than 140 jobs cut in CBC English local news


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.