Cable & Telecom

BCE completes CTV acquisition, introduces Bell Media unit

MONTREAL - BCE launched its Bell Media business unit on Friday after officially closing its $3.2 billion acquisition of CTV.The new division, led by president Kevin Crull, encompasses all of CTV’s properties plus Bell’s content assets including its Sympatico portal.  Ivan Fecan retired Friday as president and CEO of CTVglobemedia and CEO of CTV Inc."Our acquisition of Canada's #1 media company leverages our strategic investments in broadband networks and services and enables our promise to deliver the content Canadians want most across every screen – smart phone, tablet, computer and TV," said Bell and BCE president and CEO George Cope,...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.