July 24, 2014
OBITUARY -- BILL STEPHENSON
Veteran sportscaster Bill Stephenson who delivered sports news on CFRB, Toronto, and play-by-play on Canadian radio and television for more than five decades, has passed away. He was 85.
Jul 23, 2014 3:49PM
Access Communications Acquires New HD Production Vehicle
Access Communications, the non-profit co-operative cable and communications service provider, has acquired its new HD production mobile, with live and location production capabilities that Production Manager Wade Peterson says equal that of TSN...
Jul 23, 2014 2:53PM
New York Festivals Calls for Entries for Television Awards
New York Festivals International Television & Film Awards honoring the World’s Best TV & Films is now open for entries.
Jul 23, 2014 2:27PM
Unifor To Watch Bell Aliant Privatization Closely
Unifor will be keeping a close eye on the BCE's plan to buy up the shares in Bell Aliant that it does not already own.
Jul 23, 2014 2:11PM
CRTC Challenges Industry to Address Paper Bill Fees
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission today announced that it will host a meeting with telecommunications and broadcasting distribution companies to discuss the practice of charging additional fees to customers...
Jul 23, 2014 11:10AM
BCE to Privatize Affiliate Bell Aliant
BCE Inc. and Bell Aliant Inc. today announced that BCE will privatize Bell Aliant by acquiring the interest of its affiliate's public minority shareholders, while supporting Bell Aliant's ongoing growth and competitiveness with...
Jul 23, 2014 8:22AM
Lionsgate Partners with Finnish Game Developer
As part of its recently-announced move into the gaming space, Lionsgate has formed a strategic partnership with the Finnish games developer Next Games and will make an investment in their extended Series A financing round, the two...
Jul 23, 2014 8:17AM
Jack Webster Foundation Annouces Winner of Bruce Hutchison Lifetime Achievement Award
The Jack Webster Foundation today announced that Global BC reporter Brian Coxford, will receive the 2014 Bruce Hutchison Lifetime Achievement Award at the 28th Annual Jack Webster Awards Dinner on October 29, 2014.
Jul 22, 2014 4:00PM
VoodooVox Re-Brands to UpSnap
VoodooVox Inc., a leading provider of mobile marketing solutions, announces that effective July 21, 2014, the Company will change its name to UpSnap, Inc. At its annual shareholders' meeting held on June 27, 2014, the Company received...
Jul 22, 2014 3:19PM
Bell Media Re-launches Lifestyle and Entertainment Hub
The Loop has re-branded with a sleek new look, supported by a month-long, promotional marketing campaign across all Bell Media digital and on-air assets. The Loop’s re-launch shifts its focus to content that is completely strategized,...
Jul 22, 2014 3:06PM