Articles Tagged ‘2015 Pan Am Games’

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What got Canadians’ attention in 2015

Justin Bieber made the most advances in his Instagram following while people focused on global events, the Blue Jays and the Canadian dollar in 2015.

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Data Dive: Pan Am Games get Canadians talking

According to numbers from IPG Mediabrands, 63% of Canadians tuned into at least part of the Games, with Kanye West winning the most tweets.

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Data Dive: Wait, what? Canadians like the Pan Am Games

Canadians are tuning in, while griping about HOV lanes has dropped 87% since the tournament began, according to IPG Mediabrands.

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CBC extends Pan Am games broadcast

The broadcaster has added to its primetime and daily coverage of the third-largest global sporting event.

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Pan Am closing ceremony on CBC nabs star lineup

The Pan Am Games organizing committee announced this morning that Kanye West will topline the closing broadcast ceremony, to air on CBC.

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Pan Am opener draws nearly two million

New Canadians made up about 20% of the TV audience for the opening ceremony of the 2015 Pan Am Games.

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CBC/Radio-Canada unveils its Pan Am Games plan

The pubcaster will broadcast over 750 hours of coverage of the Pan Am and Parapan Am Games this summer.