Articles Tagged ‘Michael MacMillan’

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Blue Ant Media’s banner year

Following its U.S. expansion and the purchase of an MCN, the multi-platform company is MiC sister publication Playback‘s Media Company of the Year.

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Smithsonian Channel launching in Canada

Blue Ant and Smithsonian Networks are launching the channel, which will be commercial-free but offer advertisers sponsorship and content marketing opps.

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Dx3 unveils keynote speakers

The Toronto-based digital marketing event will feature Blue Ant Media’s Michael MacMillan and Mountain Equipment Co-op’s David Labistour, as well as a new debate session format.

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Blue Ant acquires Cottage Life Media

The media co has purchased the lifestyle hub’s four consumer magazines, as well as its custom publications, books, social media apps and consumer shows.

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Blue Ant Media enters agreement to buy Bold

The deal to purchase the channel from the CBC is conditional on CRTC approval.

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Blue Ant leadership shake-up following High Fidelity acquisition

GlassBox Television founder Jeffrey Elliott, and High Fidelity HDTV co-founders Ken Murphy and John Panikkar will depart from their positions.

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It’s official: Blue Ant buys High Fidelity HDTV

The completed acquisition, to the tune of $85 million, adds four HD channels to the company’s existing Glassbox Television properties.

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Michael MacMillan’s Blue Ant Media pays $85 million for High Fidelity HDTV

The acquisition price for a deal first unveiled in December 2011 was contained in a change of ownership application submitted to the CRTC and made public on Wednesday.

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GlassBox TV hires Vanessa Case as programming and scheduling topper

The ex-Shaw Media exec will oversee specialty channels Travel+Escape, Bite TV and AUX TV as GlassBox expands.