Radio & Television

Haberstroh named VP and GM of CTV B.C.

VANCOUVER - Tom Haberstroh has been promoted to vice-president and general manager for CTV British Columbia. With this appointment, effective immediately, Haberstroh moves back to his native Vancouver. Previously, he... Continue Reading

Free VOD broadband news net launched

MONTREAL – Internet TV news network MediaScrape launched today in Montreal. Billing itself as "the first global information network using web technology to deliver free, all-video broadcast news clips, MediaScrape... Continue Reading

CAB celebrates eight decades

OTTAWA – On Wednesday, the industry's movers and shakers gathered at the Chateau Laurier in Ottawa to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the Canadian Association of Broadcasters. The event honoured... Continue Reading

ZeD dead

TORONTO – The innovative, quirky, little-watched, ZeD TV has been cancelled. The late night show's current season will be its last, CBC management told staffers late last week. Six jobs... Continue Reading

Viewers can share “Thanks” ads

TORONTO - Showcase has launched a second wave of its quirky, suggestive, “Thanks” image campaign to reinforce the channel as the home of premium boundary-pushing television series. This time around,... Continue Reading

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.