Radio & Television

CTV cuts 105 jobs

TORONTO – CTV announced 105 job cuts today, most of them in Toronto, and many of those are reportedly coming from the 299 Queen St. W. location. The announcement follows a memo to staff from CEO Ivan Fecan last week warning that falling advertising revenues would result in layoffs and a hiring freeze. A company statement from EVP human resources Dawn Fell said that no further staff reductions would be made for the balance this year. However, CTV should be making commitments to the employees losing their jobs that employment will return when times are better, says Canada's largest media union...
 

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.