Articles Tagged ‘Rogers Media’

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City now available on Apple TV

The media co is testing mid-roll ads and integrated branded content spots on the new video app.

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What’s up with the World Cup of Hockey boards?

If you’ve noticed a new ad op during broadcasts, there’s no need to adjust your screen. The NHL is testing a digital layer during the tournament.

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Steve Maich expands role at Rogers Media

The publishing lead is also now SVP of digital content.

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Rogers Radio taps Shazam for a new kind of countdown

The media co has paired with the music app for sponsorable and localized music shows based on the songs listeners are searching for most.

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Profiling heavy sports consumers: MTM

TSN is the most popular channel for sports viewing, according to new numbers from MTM.

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America’s Got Talent wins the week: Numeris

The U.S. talent show on City won the most single-night viewers for the week of July 11 to 17.

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Blue Jays drive revenue for Rogers Media in Q2

Sportsnet and baseball helped push revenue up by 6% in Q2 despite continued softness in advertising across the media division.

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Blue Jays post record-breaking first half

Ratings are up 51% for the team to date this season on Sportsnet.

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Rogers Media director moves to EquiSoft

Brinda Luckoo is now EVP, media services at the digital business solutions provider.

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America’s Got Talent wins the week: Numeris

The U.S. talent show on City won the most single-night viewers for the week of June 20 to 26.

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America’s Got Talent wins the week: Numeris

The talent show on City won the most single-night viewers for the week of June 13 to 19, 2016.

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Introducing the Canadian originals

While Canada’s spring upfronts often emphasize broadcasters’ prime-time U.S. acquisitions, their original series present unique opportunities.

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Anne Martin-Vachon to head The Shopping Channel

The Quebec native has been hired to push the company’s multiplatform strategy, following the departure of its former president.

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Rogers Media shakes up hockey coverage

Fewer regional pre-game shows will be broadcast going forward, with at least 11 positions removed in order to cut costs and shift programming.

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ICYMI: Layoffs at Vancouver magazines, ad blocking to rise in the U.S.

In case you missed it: High-level layoffs at Western Living and Vancouver Magazine, ad blocking is set to jump in the U.S. and WPP’s Sorrell on the impact of Brexit.