Articles Tagged ‘RDS’


Habs draw over two million on RDS

The Montreal Canadiens game three win took more than 50% market share in Quebec during the broadcast.


Montreal sweeps Lightning to big numbers

The Canadiens pulled in more than 1.7 million viewers on average for Tuesday night’s NHL Playoff game.


RDS to see audience double for Montreal Canadiens’ playoff push

Patrick Jutras, SVP of sales for Bell Media in Quebec, tells MiC about the sold-out sponsorships and plans for next year when the channel no longer has NHL rights in the province.


Super Bowl posts second-best ratings performance

Sunday night’s CTV broadcast of the football game brought in an average audience of 7.3 million viewers.


Bell Media adds a new sales SVP

Patrick Jutras has been promoted to the new role from his previous position with RDS.


Bell Media Mix adds RDS and Sympatico to The Works

VP of sales Michelle Labarre talks about what the additions mean for advertisers and plans to bring The Works to English Canada.


RDS extends NFL coverage through 2016

The Bell Media channel will air Sunday games and Monday Night Football, as well as the Pro Bowl and Super Bowl.

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Bell Media renews TV deal for World Juniors hockey tournament

TSN and RDS have secured multi-platform rights to the annual holiday season tournament for the next 10 years.


TSN and RDS ink new rights deal for US Open tennis

Starting in 2015, the sports specialty channels will have exclusive rights to the tennis tournament, offering more than 130 hours of coverage per year.

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Sportsnet inks deal for NHL Winter Classic doc series

The Rogers sports property has exclusive multimedia rights to the series, which will follow the Maple Leafs and Red Wings as they prepare for the game.


RDS adds an English director of sales

Isabelle Rochefort Aucoin has been promoted to the new position, which will include Canada and the US.

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Bell Media renews TV deal with CFL

The new five-year multi-platform deal includes exclusive rights to all pre-season and regular season games, playoffs and the Grey Cup.


Bell Media overhauls RDS website

The French sports vertical has redesigned its online home to make it less cluttered.


RDS to produce series with Montreal Canadiens

The broadcaster is working with the NHL team on 24CH, which will offer fans behind-the-scenes coverage of the entire Habs season on mobile, digital and TV.


Kraft partners with TSN and RDS

The company has announced an exclusive media partnership for the Kraft Hockey Goes On program.