Articles Tagged ‘Shaw Media’



Fall TV: Three new cuts

Television

Global TV has two comedies gone from Friday night and City has lost its new reality show in the latest round of schedule changes.



Barbara Williams urges female execs to reach higher

News

Shaw Media’s president and EVP of broadcasting on why connecting with CEOs is key to advancement and her hopes for The Protege Project.



Telus to offer Project Latte streamer on Optik TV

Digital

The phone giant recently told the CRTC it didn’t like Rogers Media and Shaw Media keeping Shomi for its own subscribers. So it’s offering Bell Media’s rival SVOD to its own TV customers.



Fall TV: Who’s sticking around?

Television

CTV and Global each have three new shows going to full-season, City has two and CTV Two has one.



Shomi unveils content deal with Warner Bros. Int’l

DigitalMobileTelevision

The catalogue deal is the latest from the SVOD launching in November against market leader Netflix Canada.



Shomi signs content deal with Starz Digital Media

DigitalTelevision

The SVOD rights deal is the second in as many weeks as the upstart Canadian video portal girds for battle with Netflix Canada.



Shaw Media names new SVP content

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Christine Shipton, who until now worked as VP original content for Shaw Media moves into the role previously held by Barbara Williams.



Going hyperlocal with Global News 1

Television

Shaw Media hopes a focus on local news programming and innovative technology can make its proposed Global News 1 channel a hit, says Troy Reeb, SVP news and station operations.



Barbara Williams named Shaw Media president

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Williams takes on the new role following the passing of Paul Robertson earlier this month.



TV needs guidelines, not regulations, Shaw tells CRTC

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Company executives stressed allowing market forces to decide on pick-and-pay and cable unbundling in its Let’s Talk TV presentation. (Shaw Media EVP of content Barb Williams pictured)