Josh Kolm

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Home appliances to continue big increases in ad spending

Zenith’s latest forecast suggest the investments people have made into their homes during the pandemic will continue.

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ICYMI: Hilite hires new VP to manage deal with Addope

Plus, OKD merges with Brandfire and the Competition Bureau seeks public comment on Rogers-Shaw deal.

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Boom in digital video expected to continue

Though growth is starting to normalize, data from eMarketer shows viewership has hit levels previously expected for 2024.

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Dentsu launches new offering for gaming

The services are meant not just to provide in-game ads and esports activations, but game and IP development that will resonate with the broader gaming culture.

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Ads, brand safety and shopability get the spotlight from TikTok

The company’s first virtual business event aimed to show advertisers it has the tools and partnerships they expect from a social platform.

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TVA’s Masked Singer adaptation tops the ratings: Numeris

Three French shows out-performed the Emmys and the America’s Got Talent finale.

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Metrolinx buys big in Toronto: Media Monitors

Automakers also made their presence known on the airwaves in both Toronto and Montreal.

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CIBC takes on sponsorship of the Montreal Canadiens

The bank gets placement on helmets and centre ice as part of the new multi-year deal.

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UB Media gets into condos by acquiring MaxTV

The place-based company rounds out its offering with one of Canada’s biggest residential signage network.

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Publicis promotes Veronik L’Heureux to lead Spark Foundry

The longtime agency leader is taking over for a departing Bettina Heimrath.

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TSN, Sportsnet announce Raptors schedules

Intuit joins the ranks of Tangerine, Toyota and Burger King as a broadcast sponsor.

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ICYMI: StackAdapt adds reporting for offline sales

Plus, Twitter grows its partner program and Mindshare picks up Media Agency of the Year honours from the Effies.

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People Moves: Camden grows its media hub

Plus, Canadian Tire adds to performance team and Sportnet’s Jim Hughson retires from the booth.

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CDMQ merges with the A2C

After joining forces, the association will continue to support Quebec’s media industry by forming a new permanent committee.