Articles Tagged ‘Corus’

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Tangible results, not YouTube views, needed for content programs

The presentation, led by IPG Mediabrands’ Katherine Fera, focused on how brands and media partners can create an effective campaign from the very first step – and what brands need to let go of.

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West (Coast) meets east as Corus shuffles radio deck

A new two-hour evening slot in Toronto has been created to bring Vancouver host Willy Percy into the mix, and a permanent replacement has finally been found for former morning personality Dean Blundell.

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ICYMI: Instagram adds carousel post options, and the (YouTube) Oscar goes to…

In case you missed it: Instagram updates its platform, YouTube’s second annual Oscars trailer ranking, FX and City’s mid-season premiere dates and more.

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Q107 gets its own Valentyne

The Corus-owned radio station has recruited former TV anchor Jennifer Valentyne to its morning show in an effort to attract a more gender-balanced audience.

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ICYMI: NBA gets into e-sports, Planet Earth coming to Snapchat

In case you missed it: The NBA is the first North American sports league to add e-sports to its portfolio, Cineplex president Salah Bachir has been honoured for his philanthropy, cameras are rolling on Killjoys and more.

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NCIS wins the week: Numeris

The action-drama on Global earned the most single-night viewers of all daily programs from Jan. 23 to 29, 2017.

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What are the biggest obstacles to programmatic TV?

Corus Entertainment’s Spencer Charters shares what the company has learned about programmatic and evolving data technology – and how far the industry still has to go.

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MacGyver wins the week: Numeris

Global’s action-drama brought in the most single-night viewers of all daily programs from Jan. 9 to 15, 2017.

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ICYMI: Josh Donaldson to make acting debut on History, Facebook dives into journalism

In case you missed it: History is hoping the Jays’ third-baseman is as popular on the small screen as he is on the field, Fido is delivering Viceland for free to its customers and Facebook is laying out more plans to curb fake news.

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Corus ask for flexibility to compete against SVODs: CRTC hearings

Execs from the entertainment company cited increased competition from SVODs – for programming, not just viewers – as one of the industry’s biggest challenges.

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ICYMI: Free For All bolsters leadership, Home to Win returns

In case you missed it: people moves at Free For All and Peloton Media, a new History SVOD and more.

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Global expands local reach for Global National

The flagship news series has become available on one Newcap-owned station and three Corus stations.

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Corus shuffles its deck, reorganizes

Who will staff key roles under the new, integrated sales structure at Corus.

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Maya Meyouhas promoted at Corus

Meyouhas has been with Corus Media for two years as director of interactive for the caster’s specialty channels.

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Corus slams Catalyst Capital claims regarding Shaw deal

Corus Entertainment has released a statement characterizing claims outlined in a recent media report as “deeply misleading.”