Articles Tagged ‘John Boynton’

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Finding the North Star: A conversation with John Boynton

The Torstar CEO opens up about the company’s possible new direction in the hours following its acquisition announcement.

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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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Torstar eliminates 85 positions

The cuts come a week after CEO John Boynton implored brands to stop blacklisting pages with COVID-19-related content.

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Do brands have an obligation to support news media?

Torstar CEO John Boynton has put out a call to advertisers to prioritize news media. But is it the right choice at this time?

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Torstar CEO says budget lacks ‘real measures’ to help journalism

The feds’ trio of tax measures in support of Canadian media organizations did not impress John Boynton.

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ICYMI: The Star paywall goes back up

Plus, CBC says goodbye to ‘fake news’ with the cancellation of This is That.

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Torstar purchases iPolitics

The site will continue to operate independently, while also providing content for the Star’s digital platform and daily papers.

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Inside Torstar’s Wall Street Journal partnership

CEO John Boynton says he wants the Star to be seen as a major business player among affluent Canadians.

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Digital tax credit and cost reductions help Torstar in Q4

Advertising revenues were still soft across most segments.

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John Boynton finalizes Torstar’s new exec team

Anna Marie Menezes’ new customer lifecycle position caps a year of change in the media company’s corner offices.

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Print continues to hamper Torstar in Q2

Revenues from Vertical Scope and other digital ventures increased, but soft national advertising sales contributed to a 19% decrease in revenue.

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New Torstar CEO says ‘everything is on the table’

John Boynton knows he has a lot to consider, but isn’t balking at the challenge of reconstructing the company.

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Q1 sees 110 jobs cut and $24.4 million loss for Torstar

The quarter saw revenues decline in both print and digital advertising, particularly from national advertisers.

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John Boynton named CEO of Torstar

The former Aimia and Rogers Communications chief marketer will take the reins from David Holland in March.

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Rogers expands deal with Edmonton Oilers

The telecom company has bought naming rights to the new Rogers Place arena, which is set to open in 2016.