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Refinery29 expands Unbothered into Canada

The Vice Media-owned online community for Black women promotes Kathleen Newman-Bremang to senior editor.

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From CARD: Media shifts that will stick in 2021

Devon McDonald, Sarah Ivey and Richard Fofana offer their thoughts on the road ahead in the first of a two-part series.

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SJC Media takes over sales for Maclean’s, other mags

After buying the last of Rogers Sports & Media’s consumer titles last year, SJC Media brings direct sales in-house.

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CTV roars into December with strong ratings: Numeris

The Good Doctor, Grey’s Anatomy and The Masked Singer continue their hot streaks.

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UB Media enters programmatic DOOH market

The Montreal company has been expanding its restobar network throughout 2020.

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Blue Ant Media launches HauntTV on The Roku Channel

The media company views its debut in the FAST market as a unique offering in Canada.

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From CARD: Buyers plan to stop the degradation of local media

Will there be a paradigm shift toward creating a more sustainable media ecosystem in the years to come?

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Belinda Smith named m/Six CEO for the Americas

The former head of marketing intelligence for Electronic Arts, Smith will remain an advisor and ambassador for diversity and inclusion with the WFA.

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RBC offers Snapchatters COVID career help

The “Building Confidence” series is an extension of the broader “Future Launch at Home” campaign that ran earlier this year.

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Michel Lorrain steps down as Cogeco Media president

Former president Richard Lachance will fill the role on an interim basis while the radio division searches for its new leader.

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Governments, unions lead T.O., Montreal categories: Media Monitors

For the Toronto categories, cars and trucks dealer associations came in at second place.

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From CARD: How the economy could impact media in 2021

A recessionary economy in combination with an anticipated vaccine roll-out will make for an interesting year in media.

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Nine in 10 Canadians are online, mostly on mobile: Comscore

Proportionally, more 18+ Canadians than Americans went online in September, according to the company’s latest surveys.