Articles Tagged ‘Torstar’

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John Boynton finalizes Torstar’s new exec team

Anna Marie Menezes’ new customer lifecycle position caps a year of change in the media company’s corner offices.

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On Postmedia’s print shakeup: “This is not palliative care”

Company president Andrew MacLeod said there is a light at the end of the tunnel, but Postmedia needs to shed weight to get there.

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Postmedia and Torstar to swap and shutter papers

More than 30 community and commuter newspapers, including 24 Hours, were traded between the two companies in a non-cash transaction.

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Ad revenue decline leads to Q3 loss for Torstar

Overall revenue for the company dropped 10% year-over-year.

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Torstar names Claude Galipeau CRO

The former Yahoo Canada country manager will lead and manage client revenue.

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Print continues to hamper Torstar in Q2

Revenues from Vertical Scope and other digital ventures increased, but soft national advertising sales contributed to a 19% decrease in revenue.

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Star Touch to shutter next month

After missing reader and advertiser goals, Torstar will shutter its tablet app at the end of July.

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Media leaders react to Heritage Committee recommendations

Bob Cox, Paul Godfrey and John Honderich on what the government’s role should be, whether or not the CBC makes a dent in their online ad revenue and how likely the report’s proposals are to be adopted.

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Metroland Media unveils web rebrand

The site is now optimized for mobile with a focus on story pages as the “new homepage” of local news sites.

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CCAB report shows drops at most dailies

All of the country’s paid dailies save for Le Journal de Quebec saw reductions in circulation, with the biggest drop coming from the Toronto Star.

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New Torstar CEO says ‘everything is on the table’

John Boynton knows he has a lot to consider, but isn’t balking at the challenge of reconstructing the company.

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Q1 sees 110 jobs cut and $24.4 million loss for Torstar

The quarter saw revenues decline in both print and digital advertising, particularly from national advertisers.

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John Boynton named CEO of Torstar

The former Aimia and Rogers Communications chief marketer will take the reins from David Holland in March.

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Torstar posts improvements in Q4

Revenues from print advertising and subscribers continue to slide, but the media co ended 2016 with a net income rather than a loss.

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Printing plant sale leads to positive quarter for Torstar

Declining ad revenue was offset by cost reductions and the sale of its printing plant.