Cable & Telecom

CWTA taps new regulatory affairs VP

OTTAWA – Former Blackberry exec Eric Smith has joined the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) as vice president, regulatory affairs, effective immediately.Smith (pictured) brings extensive experience in policy and law as it relates to the wireless industry in Canada, reads Monday’s announcement. Celebrated by The Best Lawyers in Canada for his work in information technology law, he was most recently responsible for developing and implementing strategy and tactics for regulatory and public affairs at BlackBerry Limited."We are thrilled to welcome Eric to the team," said CWTA president and CEO Robert Ghiz, in the announcement.  "Continued investment in wireless infrastructure is...

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.