Cable & Telecom

Former commissioner rejoins Rogers

FREDERICTON – Former CRTC commissioner Chris MacDonald has been hired by Rogers Communications as senior manager regional delivery - Atlantic Canada. MacDonald made the announcement on his LinkedIn page. We wondered what that job title actually means so we asked him. “Essentially, it's part chief of staff to the regional VP, but mostly someone that can be dispatched to get projects (sales opportunities, network builds, gov't and community engagement, etc.) back on the rails. No regulatory matters – so it will be a nice change,” he told us in a message. For anyone wondering if such a hire so soon...

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.