Diversity and Inclusion: Netflix announces $100-million diversity fund; Corus provides quarterly update

LOS GATOS, Calif. and TORONTO — Last week, in a blog post attributed to its co-CEO and chief content officer Ted Sarandos, Netflix announced it has created the US$100-million Netflix Fund for Creative Equity, which will invest in organizations and programs providing training and job placement opportunities for emerging talent from underrepresented communities. “We will invest US$100 million dollars over the next five years in a combination of external organizations with a strong track record of setting underrepresented communities up for success in the TV and film industries, as well as bespoke Netflix programs that will help us to identify,...

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.