Articles Tagged ‘CBC’



NHL Playoffs get Canadian boost

Television

Ratings for the first round are up by double digits.



CBC names new multiplatform director

People Moves

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



CBC Jian Ghomeshi inquiry calls for stronger management controls

DigitalRadio

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

DigitalRadioTelevision

“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

Television

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



Photo Gallery: BCON Expo 2015

News

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



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.