Articles Tagged ‘Rogers Communications’
Rogers posts media gains in Q1
The telco also posted a 6% bump in overall profits, thanks in part to $26 million gain in its media business.
Rogers Media revenues down 2% in Q4
Fewer Blue Jays post-season games and declining ad dollars led to the dip.
Jays and hockey fuel Q3 gains for Rogers Media
The introduction of the World Cup of Hockey gave an early hockey boost to the quarter, but played a backseat to Jays revenue.
Guy Laurence steps down at Rogers
Former Telus president and CEO Joseph Natale will move into the top role at the company.
BDUs defend skinny basic implementation in CRTC hearing
Videotron, Rogers, Shaw and BCE’s introduction of basic channel packages and flexible pricing options went under the microscope in Gatineau, QC.
ICYMI: Rogers expands high-speed internet, ClearPier bags SheKnows Media
In case you missed it: FabUPlus Magazine launches in Canada, Rogers Ignite expands to Moncton and ClearPier becomes exclusive rep for SheKnows Media in Canada.
Publishing, conventional TV are weak links in Rogers’ Q1 report
Rogers Communications CEO Guy Laurence discussed the platforms’ performance during the company’s first quarter conference call.
Twitter Moments land in Canada
Rogers is the first brand to partner on the new feature, promoting the NHL Playoffs through the new tab.
World Cup of Hockey sponsor slate revealed
From airlines to jerseys, the list of partners for this fall’s hockey tournament has been released.
ICYMI: Sportsnet layoffs, Heineken’s new shop
In case you missed it: Sportsnet cancels morning news show, Heineken names a new creative shop and Touche makes the Warc 100.
Soft ad market hits Rogers’ bottom line
The company’s Q4 results were impacted by the media department, largely on account of drops in advertising revenue.
Rogers Media to cut 4% of workforce
Approximately 200 positions will be eliminated across the division.
ICYMI: TSN adds more tennis, Atedra picks up publishers
In case you missed it: TSN will be airing more tennis in 2016, Atedra has added to its Quebec publisher list and AdParlour Canada has named a new head of sales.
Vividata launches with inaugural study on newspapers, magazines
An industry-led collaborative study shows that Canadians across ages love to read and are embracing the experience across print and digital platforms.
Canadian media stocks take hit as int’l markets slide
The big four – BCE, Shaw, Rogers and Corus – posted sharp declines Monday morning.