Nick Krewen

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Digital newcomer Nextdoor finds an opportunity to step up

Nextdoor is still a newbie in Canada, but amidst a social isolation-fuelled surge, it’s introducing new tools in response.

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Torstar revamps Save.ca to chase bottom-funnel activity

The company says it has national advertisers down, but it’s trying to focus more on local elements.

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Wavemaker’s three recent promotions signal change

CEO Kristie Painting says the promotions of Derek Bhopalsingh, Cory Chisholm and Andy Braunston are part of Wavemaker’s efforts to be an “agency of the future” and focus on strategy-first.

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Advanced TV products drive buoyancy in Canada

Overall, the agency predicts a 3.9% increase in Canada’s advertising market next year.

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Montreal’s Rouge fm and Virgin Radio 96 share McCafe deliveries

Winners get to determine the next day’s recipient of a delivery of McCafe coffee, muffins and cookies through social media sharing.

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The Volkswagen-CBC Beetle Roadtrip Sessions return

The car company is back sponsoring the program, this year expanding its French market presence.

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Twitter snaps up SnappyTV

Twitter acquires the video-sharing site as part of its mandate to increase its relationships with major TV broadcasters.

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RapidFire brings in-game online ad streaming to Miniclip

With RapidFire’s Radical Network technology, brands will be able to stream ad campaigns in-game.

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Mondelez partners with TubeMogul

Online video campaigns launched via the new Mondelez and TubeMogul partnership will be piloted in Canada and the US.

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England vs. Italy is CBC’s highest rated World Cup stage match ever

Almost 3 million people tuned in to Saturday’s match, with audiences for all games tracking 60% higher than in 2010.

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Jean Durocher named EVP and CRO at V Media Group

Jean Durocher, most recently with Gesca, will help V Media Group enter a new chapter as the company awaits CRTC and competition approval of two French-language music channels acquired from Bell.

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CBC unveils plans for Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada

The pubcaster plans elaborate coverage of four NHL games and several community events across Canada.

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V Media Group picks up MusiquePlus, MusiMax

The Montreal-based media co is the new owner of Bell Media’s French-language music channels, which were divested following Bell’s purchase of Astral earlier this year.

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Ron Burgundy is golden for TSN’s Roar of the Rings

The Anchorman 2 star contributes to a 38% increase in viewership for TSN’s curling championship.