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ICYMI: CSAs give out scripted TV awards

Plus, Audience Insights gets a new identity and Michael Enright gets a new gig.

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Who’s pulled (and pushed) radio spend during COVID?

Edmonton has had perhaps the easiest go, but times are tight everywhere.

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Government reduces radio spend, auto still high in Toronto

Plus, some categories in Montreal are starting to pick up once again.

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Torstar to be sold

NordStar Capital will take the company private, with CEO John Boynton staying on.

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Toronto radio sees surge in ads from government, auto and more

Financial services and hardware also drove a big push to radio in Toronto, but Montreal has yet to see a comeback.

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Home and hardware retailers’ radio buys increase by 650%

Meanwhile, federal and provincial governments boosted their buys once again.

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Why Stingray is giving away $15 million in local advertising

SVP of revenue Scott Broderick says its advertising program comes with no strings attached and is a gesture of good faith to help advertisers in the long run.

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Auto ads up on radio, financial services decrease: Media Monitors

As provincial governments gradually decrease their buys, some categories are ramping up while others continue to shrink.

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Provincial government starts to slow its radio buy

In Toronto, many categories are spending more, but in Montreal, they’re pulling back.

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Government continues to spend big on radio

The Ontario Government purchased nearly 10,000 radio ads in Toronto this month. Meanwhile, retail rises in Toronto and restaurants increase in Montreal.

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Finance, government go big on radio

Most of the categories in Toronto invested more in radio, but Montreal saw mixed results.

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Will radio audiences stick around after the crisis?

Plus, even as audiences surge, lack of ad support continues to be an issue.

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Ontario government doubles radio buy: Media Monitors

Other big increases came from the likes of Ford and CIBC.

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How iHeartRadio is tuning into a new strategy

Between celebrity storytime and curated positivity playlists, Rob Farina says it’s accelerated the brand’s ability to grow its footprint.

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Radio audiences are buoyant, and so are sales

Beyond news, Canadians are looking to escape through rock and country music – and advertisers are responding in kind.