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Act now: Doug Murphy on the future of Canadian media

Corus CEO and president called on the newly-appointed heritage minister to hold Liberal campaign promises to account in altering the Broadcasting Act.

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TV ad revenue drives growth at Corus in Q4

“What a difference a year makes,” said CEO Doug Murphy, noting Corus’ 7% growth in its TV ad business for the year.

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TV spending drives growth for Corus in Q2

A continued uptick in TV ad revenue drove Corus to overall revenues of $353.5 million.

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TV earnings steady for Corus this quarter

Profits for TV also saw a year-over-year increase.

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Takeaways from Corus’ talk at BMO’s telecom conference

Doug Murphy says broadcasters need to embrace the age of streaming and get what’s theirs.

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TV and radio ad revenues down for Corus in Q4

Development of the company’s VOD and audience segmentation efforts will be key priorities in 2018.

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Bell Media to acquire Historia and Series+ from Corus

The total cost of the transaction, which is still subject to approval from the CRTC and the Competition Bureau, is pegged at around $200 million.

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Corus releases first combined quarterly

The broadcaster’s first quarterly post its Shaw Media acquisition shows losses of $15.8 million.

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Upfronts 2016: Corus focuses on scale, data, Joel McHale

The newly merged broadcaster officially unveiled its programming and advertising pitch to buyers and execs on Thursday night at Maple Leaf Gardens in Toronto.

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Tom Peddie hangs up his boots

The Corus Entertainment CFO will be replaced by John Gossling.

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Corus hires a Zoomer to lead radio sales

Byron Garby is moving from ZoomerMedia to Corus as its GM of national sales for Corus Radio.

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Corus Entertainment realigns executive ranks

The company’s new executive leadership team is focusing on strengthening its financial portfolio and building deeper engagement with its audiences.

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Corus Entertainment posts Q3 loss

President and CEO Doug Murphy says the next 18 months will be a period of increased focus, following what he calls “disappointing” third quarter results.

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John Cassaday to step down as Corus Entertainment head

The long-time head of the Canadian media group is to retire at the end of March 2015, to be replaced by Doug Murphy.

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Corus overhauls leadership team

As the company looks to more closely align its TV and radio business units, current Corus Television EVP and president Doug Murphy will become EVP and COO, effective Sept. 1.