Articles Tagged ‘Kevin Crull’


2015 in review: Major moves that reshaped the media business

Changes at most major broadcasters and a mulititude of agency shifts that left the media industry looking vastly different than it did 12 months ago.

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Phil King departs Bell Media

Bell Media has confirmed King, who held the position of president – CTV, sports and entertainment programming, is no longer with the company.


Garvie on viewability: ‘We wanted to get ahead of this conversation’

Stuart Garvie on Bell Media’s move towards 100% viewability and the challenges of automated media buying for large-scale premium content.

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Kevil Crull to head marketing at Sprint

The former Bell Media president is the new CMO at the U.S. telecommunications company.

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Revenues up slightly at Bell Media for Q1

The BDU’s report also referenced a new policy supporting the journalistic independence of CTV News and its president Wendy Freeman (pictured).


Kevin Crull leaving Bell Media

The president is departing, effective immediately, following an editorial dispute over Let’s Talk TV coverage.


Turcke takes top WCT award

Bell Media’s new head of sales Mary Ann Turcke is one of 16 women who will pick up awards from Women in Communications and Technology this April.


Why the TV focus for CraveTV?

Bell Media execs on why the new streamer is focusing solely on TV content, unlike its competitors Netflix Canada and the Rogers/Shaw joint venture shomi.

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BCE calls for skinny basic, retaining simsub at CRTC hearing

The telco’s execs, including Kevin Crull urged pick-and-pay to allow consumers to purchase any service not included in a skinny basic package.


Bell Media searching for new head of sales

Luc Sabbatini has announced he will be leaving his post at the end of 2014.

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Layoffs and show cancellations at Much and MTV

Bell Media is focusing its in-house production strategy on a handful of shows, following news that several on Much and MTV have been cancelled.

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Bell Media ups Domenic Vivolo to VP role

The former Astral exec is promoted to VP content sales and distribution marketing as internal reorganization continues at the broadcaster.


Bell Media adds Astral execs to leadership team

Luc Sabbatini has been appointed president of Bell Media Sales, taking over from Rita Fabian as the BCE-Astral transaction closes July 5.


CTV execs on their 2013-2014 strategy

The broadcaster’s president of programming and sports Phil King and Bell Media president Kevin Crull discuss shuffling the primetime schedule and TV research with Twitter Canada.

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CRTC ruling promises more consumer TV package choice

A ruling on a dispute between Bell Media and major distributors opens the way for more pick and pay channel buying for Canadian TV subscribers.