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Omnicom posts organic revenue growth in Q2

The network beat analyst expectations, posting strong results in North America.

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Will updates from social players draw influencers away from YouTube?

Twitter, Facebook, Snap and Pinterest look to attract content creators with new special features and monetization tactics.

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Movati Athletic selects Cundari as MAOR

The Ontario-based chain of fitness and health clubs chose the Canadian agency after U.S.-based services didn’t meet the brand’s media needs.

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Cairns Oneil picks up Pam Hill

The former SVP, managing director at PHD joins the independent agency.

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ICYMI: New board members at COMMB, Orphan Black returns (in audio)

Plus, production begins in Toronto on new CTV medical drama, Transplant.

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ICYMI: AccuWeather gets a key certification; An old TV favourite returns

Plus, Media Experts gets global love for its search engine work.

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ICYMI: TLN presents Italian film fest, Corner Gas Animated returns

Plus, veteran broadcaster Anna Maria Tremonti leaves The Current after nearly two decades to produce, host original CBC podcasts

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ICYMI: Sportsnet adds OTT day pass, Canada’s Worst Driver cancelled

Plus, CBC digs beyond business headlines in new radio show produced out of Calgary.

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OverActive Media gets into events with new acquisition

The e-sports entertainment company will launch new division, OAM Live, presenting opportunities for brand partnerships and growing its own audience.

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ICYMI: Law Times shutters print, Star Trek goes to Space and more

Plus, a new Property Brothers property to touch down, Torstar will provide news to students and Adult Swim’s Rick and Morty is set to return.

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KO Media to take ownership of Elle brands

Acquisition said to ‘diversify’ Montreal-based company’s offerings that include VÉRO, di Stasio, Édition Papier and K pour Katrine.

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ICYMI: Facebook updates ad policies, FEPE International rebrands

Plus, Stingray Radio Inc. enters the Welland radio market with the purchase of Giant FM and Country 89.

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MiC roundtable: Working toward media sustainability

Our experts discuss how the expectations are changing between partners, and how organizations have had to up their game as well.

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ICYMI: P&G cites more agency cuts in Q3

Plus, MightyHive makes a global acquisition and TSN launches a new podcast.

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WPP revenue declines, IPG’s jumps in Q1

WPP continues to feel the effects of client losses, while IPG’s CEO emphasized its commitment to investing in its agency brands.