Rogers announced as premium sponsor TORONTO – Organizers of the Canadian Telecom Summit announced this week Claire Gillies, president of Bell Mobility and Philippe Jetté, Cogeco’s president and CEO will... Continue Reading
TORONTO and HAMILTON – Boss & Co, Portfolio Entertainment and CBC today announced production on Homeschooled, a new CBC Gem original YA dramedy series, has begun in Toronto and Hamilton.... Continue Reading
MONTREAL — Bell Canada announced today it has partnered with VMware and Amazon Web Services (AWS) “to help organizations across Canada plan, simplify and manage their hybrid cloud transformations,” says... Continue Reading
MONTREAL — Bell Media’s Noovo today released the first images from its original psychological thriller series Aller simple (One-Way Trip), which will air this winter on Noovo. Produced by Sphère... Continue Reading
MONTREAL — Bell Media’s Z announced today it will present a new documentary series next spring featuring professional racing driver Alex Tagliani (above, top left) that explores the world of... Continue Reading
Corus announced as marketing partner for Canadian launch NEW YORK — Discovery Inc. announced today its Discovery+ streaming service will launch in Canada on Tuesday, Oct. 19. Discovery CEO David... Continue Reading
Bloomberg says company chairman wanted up to nine senior executives gone
TORONTO – Rogers CFO Tony Staffieri left the company due to “a high-level power struggle” during which the company’s chairman attempted to unseat the company’s CEO, the Globe and Mail reported last Friday.
Staffieri’s abrupt departure from Rogers was announced by the company on Sept. 29. No explanation was given at the time.
The Globe and Mail has since reported unidentified sources said Staffieri had developed a close relationship with Rogers chairman Edward Rogers, had ambitions to be CEO and “frequently butted heads” with Joe Natale, the company’s current…
REGINA – Zarqa Nawaz (above) and CBC announced today production has begun in Regina, Saskatchewan on Zarqa (6x11), a new original comedy series premiering on CBC Gem in 2022. Nawaz,... Continue Reading