Articles Tagged ‘APTN’


APTN’s new CEO on branching out and building up

MiC gets up-close and personal with Monika Ille, who wants to grow the profile of APTN while staying true to its cultural roots.


Sportsnet, APTN make hockey history

The upcoming Plains Cree-language broadcast is part of a larger push by the sports media brand to be more inclusive.


ICYMI: Amazon’s ad business grows

Plus, First Peoples Radio launches a new station and Stingray closes its deal with Newfoundland Capital Corporation.


ICYMI: Newstalk strikes Waze partnership

Plus, Notable has made another acquisition, and APTN was renewed for a five-year term by the CRTC this week.

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ICYMI: Facebook adds AR games, APTN unveils fall lineup

Plus, the iHeartRadio MMVAs performer lineup expands.

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CRTC seeks input from digital giants

The commission told Netflix, CBC, Google and others that it wants their subscriber and Cancon investment info, but promised not to share it.


First Peoples Radio stations to launch in Ontario

As Indigenous reconciliation enters the national conversation, APTN’s affiliate readies its Indigenous variety format for Toronto and Ottawa.


The challenge of niche: APTN’s quest for brand buy-in

The Aboriginal Peoples Television Network struggles to draw brands despite its increasingly urban and national viewership.


APTN plans a brand refresh

The broadcaster is in the early phases of freshening up shows like Aboriginal Day Live (pictured) and has hired a company to help it handle ad sales.

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APTN reveals fall slate

The channel’s lineup includes new series like All Our Relations and season two of Arctic Air (pictured).


APTN comedy series tells fortunes online

Sketch comedy series Caution: May Contain Nuts target young men with a fortune-telling site promoting its third season.