Radio & Television

Heimrath steps down as SparkNet president

VANCOUVER – After four years at the Canadian helm of SparkNet, Jean-Marie Heimrath announced today he will be stepping down as president and will become a consultant to the company.Hillary Hommy, VP networks and brands of SparkNet, will take over from Heimrath and will be responsible for the operations of the Canadian network.“The plan has always been that once the company reached profitability, I wanted to pass the baton to give others a turn to run the business and that moment has arrived,” Heimrath said in a company release.Heimrath joined SparkNet in March 2010 (then known as SparkNet Communications) as...

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.